If your dog ever loses their collar, escapes from your garden, is stolen, or is just lost while on a stroll, "dog microchipping near me" can help get you and your dog back together.
Dog microchipping in your nearby area is quick and straightforward. Only the nape of the neck receives an injection, or subcutaneous placement, of the microchip. It's around the size of a large grain of rice and lasts for eternity. This is a permanent ID scheme.
Each chip is identified by a unique number that will be connected to data about you and your pets. These statistics are then tracked using a national database. Your contact details will be guaranteed to be in the Central microchipping database since most veterinarians near you, including Boundary vets, as well as local government and rescue charities, will have access to a portable scanner that can read these details. Once your dog's microchip is scanned and identified, all it takes to get them back is a phone call.
Because the dog microchip is so tiny, the implantation procedure may be finished swiftly during a routine appointment without the need for anaesthesia. We can check to see whether your dog already has a microchip if you're not sure. Your dog will be scanned by a Boundary Vets staff member to see if it has a working, current "dog microchip near me." We always make sure that your dog does not already have a microchip before implanting a new one.
Microchipping for Dogs Near Me
The law currently mandates that every dog near you must be microchipped, and all pups must be fully immunised by the time they become eight weeks old in order for the breeder to transfer ownership. You might be fined up to £500.00 if your dog is not microchipped. It's also crucial to keep in mind that, should you choose to travel with your dog, they must be microchipped in order to obtain a pet passport.
If your dog was found and taken to one of these sites, a veterinarian, animal charity, dog warden, or other organisation may use your dog's microchip to scan the chip, discover your details, and happily bring you and your dog back together.
If you have any questions or would like more information about how Boundary Vets can help with "dog microchipping near me," please get in contact with one of our friendly staff members. It will give us great pleasure to help you.