Microchipping

Every year, millions of dogs and cats are brought to animal shelters or veterinary offices after being separated from their families. Many of these pets will never make it home. If your pet is ever lost, they do not have to be a sad statistic. With a microchip embedded beneath the skin between the shoulder blades, your pet will have your contact information with them at all times.

If your pet ever becomes lost, and is brought to an animal shelter or veterinary office, an animal care professional will use a special scanner to check if they have a microchip. If they are microchipped, they will be informed of a special numbered code associated with the chip. Once the rescuer plugs this code into a national database, your contact information will come up as the pet’s owner and you will then be contacted, and you and your sweet pet can enjoy a happy reunion. For this reason, it’s essential that you register your pet’s microchip with your most current contact information once it has been inserted.

The microchip embedding procedure is short and relatively painless. It is no more strenuous than a routine vaccination, because your pet will not be sedated, and it will be over in seconds. Some happy-go-lucky pets who are distracted do not even notice the microchip being placed! And after the microchip is in place, you can enjoy the peace of mind that your pet will have your contact information with them for the rest of their lives.

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