YOUR CAT MISSING?
Annually, in the Netherlands hundred cats, dogs and other pets away. A large part of them never find their way back home. Usually they are not easily recognizable and not registered. This makes it extremely difficult to find their owners again
Tattooing animals is a little friendly method. It is a tattoo in the course of time are often not readable anymore. Collars and name tubes can relatively easily be lost, especially during the adventure tours that makes your pet!
AND BACK AGAIN FOUND!
Your pet can quickly be home!
Nowadays, there namely a unique identifier: electronic identification. Because of the long name this is called simply "chip" called. With a chip your pet is always recognizable, because each chip has a unique code. The chip is smaller than a cent, but for you and your pet worth gold!
A CHIP .... WHAT IS THAT?
The chip is a closed tube with a microchip and a coil that acts as an antenna. The chip is only 13.4 mm long and has a diameter of 2 mm!
The microchip is the unique code stored. The bobbin sends this code to the reader.
A CHIP READING
The code of the chip can be read. With a plate reader (reader) The chip itself does nothing; there is no small battery or other energy source. Your pet will not notice that he or she carries a chip! Only when there is a reader in the chip is held, something happens. The reader sends a signal, the chip is active and responds with the identification code of the animal (even if the animal is deceased). And with that code, your address may be outdated., In the database,
Once your pet is provided by the veterinarian of a chip on a registration form the details of your pet and your address. These data are stored in a special database, and from that moment to bring your pet always home You can get this information yourself and supplement through the Internet and make it as elaborate as you want.
ANIMAL AMBULANCE, VETS AND RECEPTION'S
If your cat end up in one of the above-mentioned 3, then the cat is always checked first, and controlled on a chip. Is the cat microchipped, you will immediately receive a phone call and you can come get your cat. There are even readers available for individuals.
THE ADVANTAGES OF THE CHIP:
- World wide unique identification
- Animal friendly
- Pretty much lasts for life
- Quick and easy use
- Easy readable
- Works on almost all animals
- You can use it at a young age
- Anti fraude, code can't be changed
And we know the benefits, because many times we've found a cat on the same day to reunite with his owner. The cat happy, the housemates happy and we are happy.
For more information, consult your veterinarian or visit http://www.virbac.nl/.