A microchip implant is a tiny circuit inside a capsule that is positioned just under your pet’s skin. It has a unique code in it that can be detected by a radio-frequency scanner. Though it’s invisible, it is highly effective in identifying a pet in question.
If your pet gets lost and is taken to an animal shelter or veterinarian, they will scan the microchip to read its unique dog or cat ID code.
May is Chip-Your-Pet Month
Did you know that micro-chipping your dog is one of the best assurances that you will have in recover him if he gets lost? The month of May has been designated as “Chip Your Pet Month” and is a good reminder and awareness measure. There are many clinics that offer affordable microchip services.