HOME AGAIN MICROCHIPPING
* Includes one year of enrollment to HomeAgain's premium membership with blanket-coverage for: HomeAgain National Pet Recovery Database; Lost Pet Specialists; Rapid Lost Pet Alerts; 24/7 Emergency Medical Hotline; Travel Assistance For Found Pets. Visit www.homeagain.com for more details.
* Your pet's microchip ID will be registered in the HomeAgain national pet recovery database -for life!
* Enrollment will be taken care of by Dale Mabry Animal Hospital. Future changes you are responsible for.
We offer special pricing while your pet is boarding with us or has an anesthetic procedure done.
How Pet ID Chips Work
Watch a veterinarian microchip a dog
Watch a veterinarian microchip a cat
Courtesy of Steve Dale's Pet World
Dog and cat microchipping is a simple procedure. A veterinarian simply injects a microchip for pets, about the size of a grain of rice (12mm), beneath the surface of your pets skin between the shoulder blades. The process is similar to a routine shot, takes only a few seconds, and your pet will not react any more than he would to a vaccination. No anesthetic is required.
A Home Again microchip is permanent pet ID. The microchip itself has no internal energy source, so it will last the life of your pet. It is read by passing a microchip scanner over the pets shoulder blades.The scanner emits a low radio frequency that provides the power necessary to transmit the microchips unique cat or dog ID code and positively identify the pet.
Home Again is the only dog & cat microchipping product on the market today that has the Bio-Bond patented anti-migration feature to help ensure that the microchip will stay in place so that it may be easily located and scanned. 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. This is the number used by Home Again to identify the pet and retrieve your contact information, which is used to contact you and reunite you with your pet.