November 1, 2009
Although failing to identify animals properly in the shelter environment can have dire consequences, many agencies continue to overlook this crucial task.
September 1, 2009
This installment of MouthPieces offers valuable information that you can pass along to the public about feral cats and trap-neuter-return (TNR) programs.
July 1, 2009
This installment of MouthPieces offers valuable information that you can pass along to the public about puppy mills.
May 1, 2009
Study indicates ongoing issues with microchipping' but some scanners do better than others
March 1, 2009
This installment of MouthPieces offers valuable information that you can pass along to the public about common household dangers for pet birds.
January 1, 2009
In this issue, MouthPieces, a new department designed to help you communicate your messages to the public, addresses the benefits and limitations of microchipping.
July 1, 2007
Nothing says "I love you" like a cheap metal tag. That's the conclusion of a recent pair of studies in the Journal of the American Veterinary Medical Association that shows lost dogs and cats wearing identification tags are recovered more often by their owners than those who are naked.
April 20, 2006
Many leaders in the animal welfare and veterinary communities believe that, if microchipping is to fulfill its promise of easier and more reliable identification of lost pets, the producers of microchips and scanners must work together to ensure a standardized frequency for microchips.
January 1, 2005
Dog licensing takes a turn for the cool.
November 1, 2003
International standards are complicating microchipping issues for shelters.