DUG Tag: Microchipping
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Edinburgh Dog and Cat Home (EDCH) has been a safe haven to stray animals since 1883, and still rescues over a thousand lost or abandoned dogs and cats every year.
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Although it is not yet compulsory (as at July 2013), a microchip is a permanent way to ensure your dog can be identified if it was ever lost. It can also be a way of proving ownership if there was ever a situation that someone found or took your dog and were claiming it as their own dog. It is a small capsule around the size of a grain of rice and is implanted just behind the shoulder blade. It carries a unique identification number which when scanned links back to your own contact details. Your own vet can microchip