Category Archives: Stolen

Exciting update as Defra include #FernsLaw request to make it compulsory for vets to check microchip registration in their online survey.

DEFRA: We are launching this consultation to seek your views on proposals to make cat microchipping a compulsory requirement of cat ownership in England. We are also taking this opportunity to consult on the compulsory scanning of pets (dogs and cats) for microchips. The Government want to hear from you. Government Online Consultation for dog… Read More

Police, warden and rescue fail to check microchip registration and Riya is rehomed and registration changed! #BringRiyaHome #MakeChipsCount #FernsLaw #ScanMe

WHY ARE MICROCHIPS IGNORED? Microchipped dog rehomed and registration changed! 20th April 2019 Neha Popat was on her way to her brothers house with her dog Riya. Riya is 3 year old Labrador retriever. Neha bought her at 8 weeks old.Neha had recently had a baby and wasn’t coping and was feeling quite frail and… Read More

There are 14 UK microchip databases, what are their positions on Compulsory Microchip Scanning? Let’s find out how they support us? #FernsLaw #MakeChipsCount

ASK YOUR PET’S MICROCHIP DATABASE IF THEY SUPPORT COMPULSORY SCANNING & MICROCHIP REGISTRATION CHECKS BY THE VETERINARY PROFESSION: After the revelation that the Kennel Club and Petlog do not support compulsory microchip checks, we wondered what the position is for the remaining 13 UK databases. Dear _ Microchip Database, My pets microchip number is:- I… Read More

Kennel Club and Petlog dismiss compulsory microchip checking to reunite missing and stolen pets #FernsLaw #MakeChipsCount

Fern’s Law petition, which is waiting for a debate in Parliament, calls for vets, rescues and authorities to check microchips at first treatment to reunite stolen and missing microchipped cats and dogs. The new proposed Microchip (Pet) Bill leaves out any hope of sold on pets getting back home! The Kennel Clubs post:- During 2020… Read More

“Hello Mrs Ferrier. I think we have your dog”, Fern had been stolen 6 years before and Jodie relives that fateful day #FernsLaw

Fern’s return has given hope to many families still searching for their missing microchipped pets, you can help by sharing her story and signing #FernsLaw petition:- https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/300010 Standing in the kitchen, just about to start dinner on an ordinary Wednesday evening. I looked over at my phone and could see a voicemail message had appeared.… Read More

Missing cat Pop was rehomed without a microchip check and now Petlog have changed his microchip registration into the new families name without contacting me #FernsLaw

This is exactly why we started #FernsLaw petition to make it compulsory to check microchip registration on the original database to reunite missing cats and dogs:- https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/300010 Burford, Oxfordshire After a year of my cat going missing I’ve finally found out that Petlog has wiped me of their system of owning him and now put… Read More

NEW GOVERNMENT PETITION: Make it law to scan and check microchips to reunite stolen dogs and cats #FernsLaw

NEW FERN’S LAW PETITION:-Make it law to scan and check microchips to reunite stolen dogs, cats and horses:- Link to sign: https://petition.parliament.uk/petitions/300010 In May it will be 14 years since Widget and Gizmo were stolen, 14 years since I found out that vets don’t check microchips at first consultation and 14 years since my father… Read More

WOULD THESE TWO DOGS HAVE BEEN REUNITED IF THEY HAD BEEN TAKEN TO THE VETS WITH A NEW OWNER PRESENT? #FernsLaw

SCANNING BEFORE MICROCHIPPING IS COMPULSORY SCANNING STRAY DOGS FOR A MICROCHIP IS COMPULSORY SCANNING AND CHECKING MICROCHIP REGISTRATION ON FIRST CONSULTATION IS NOT COMPULSORY, It’s only recommended as Best Practice  Thank you for sharing these stories. I just wondered if these dogs had been bought into you as new patients would you have checked… Read More