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Pet theft topic on This Morning with Marc The Vet. 6th July’16

Thank you Marc the vet for explaining our problem with microchips! Is it time to start a new petition? Read More:-  http://www.express.co.uk/life-style/life/686772/dog-napping-epidemic-most-unsafe-place-to-leave-your-dog-revealed-this-morning-expert      Stolen and Missing Pets Alliance Doglost.co.uk Pet Theft Awareness Part 2 of interview on This Morning. 6th July’16. ‪#‎ScanMe‬ All microchipped, all still missing and this is just the tip of the… Read More

REUNITED AT LAST ❤️ Missing microchipped Mickey found as a stray by the council BUT given to family who found and kept him in 2011!   

Dog lover who spent four years looking for her missing pedigree Mickey sues family who found and kept him Tracy Minor had been looking for dog Mickey since it went missing in 2011 Last year kennel staff phoned 46-year-old to tell her Mickey had been found But she was told dog was being claimed by… Read More

Gareth Johnson MP: Sentences for dog theft need to be increased

Conservative MP Gareth Johnson argues ahead of his Adjournment debate today that tougher sentences for dog theft will go some way towards reducing these offences. Every year hundreds of dogs are stolen and the evidence shows the numbers are increasing every year. There are however no official crime statistics for dog theft and much of… Read More

SOME FACTS AND FIGURES! 

94% of pet owners believe their dog/cat would be scanned if it went missing and was subsequently found, when they were informed that there may be no check  to make sure owner and pet matched at vets, rescues and authorities a 100% wanted scanning made law. (SAMPA)     29% dogs go missing once during… Read More

A MICROCHIP IS NOT PROOF OF OWNERSHIP!

On 6th April 2016 microchipping will be a legal requirement but Trevor Cooper, a solicitor specialising in dog law, confirmed that at the moment microchipping was not proof of ownership. In cases where possession was disputed, a civil case before the small claims court would decide a dog’s future. A judge would consider the merits… Read More

Government turns it’s back on Compulsory Scanning for microchips to help find missing and stolen pets!

GOVERNMENT RESPONSE TO OUR PETITION. PLEASE FORWARD AND SIGN IF YOU ARE UNHAPPY! https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/104379 On 6 April 2016, it will be a requirement for all dogs to be identified with a microchip. The Government considers that requiring all dogs to be microchipped will help promote dog welfare and more responsible dog ownership. Microchipped dogs that… Read More

Confused about microchips? Join the webinar on Tuesday 22nd September’15 at 7.30 pm

Home > News > Free Webinar: The Microchip Maze Free Webinar: The Microchip Maze 16TH JULY, 2015 FREE WEBINAR: The Microchip Maze – Who owns my dog? The National Animal Welfare Trust (NAWT) is hosting a FREE evening webinar on Tuesday 22 September (7.30-8.30pm) for dog owners wanting to know more about the forthcoming microchipping legislation, ownership… Read More