Anka got her rabies vaccine and microchip today

She didn’t even flinch, but she kept her eyes on me while they did it. She also knows her sit and down commands. This dog has nerves of steel.   Natural History

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Never Lose Your Pet Thanks to Michelson’s Found Animals Free Microchip Registry

I received a lot of feedback about my recent blog “False Confidence about Microchipping a Pet” which pointed out some of the pitfalls about micro-chipping your dog or cat, not the least of which is that most people haven’t registered … Continue reading

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Microchip provides happy ending, 4 years later

What a great story from WQAD! Four years ago, a little Yorkie named Sam escaped from his yard in Louisiana. Cut to present day, 1,000 miles away in Iowa. A Cedar Rapids animal shelter scans the now scrawny pup, and … Continue reading

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After Nearly 8 Years, a Microchip Reunites a Denver Man and His Dog

We’ve said it before, and will probably continue to say it well past the time that you’re tired of hearing it: Microchip your dog. We know that there’s only so many times we can repeat ourselves before people just roll … Continue reading

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A Microchip Sends a Lost Family Dog Home After 7 Years

If only all dogs could have this problem: A little Maltese named Reese has one too many families who want to give him a forever home. And both, it seems, have pretty strong cases.  Reese came into the national spotlight … Continue reading

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Will a microchip get your lost or stolen dog returned?

Dogs brought in as strays to shelters or rescues are routinely scanned for a microchip. Owners are quickly contacted and happy endings. However, at our local shelter around 15% of the dogs with microchips have out-of-date information. On dog forums, … Continue reading

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