Dog Site - Dog Stuff
Dog Forum | Dog Pictures

Go Back   Chazhound Dog Forum > Dog Discussions and Dog Talk Forums > Dogs - General Dog Chat


Reply
 
Thread Tools Display Modes
  #1  
Old 03-16-2013, 06:57 AM
LostAndConfused's Avatar
LostAndConfused LostAndConfused is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Apr 2011
Location: Hudson Valley
Posts: 3,103
Default microchipping

I haven't really thought much about it, but now that we are planning this vacation with him I am having a minor freak out. What if he gets out while we're in NC and is lost forever!

So...micro chipping? Who's done it
__________________
allons-y!



Peco,
Male Lacy Game Dog
June 2003 - Feb. 2012


Hudson,
Male black & white English Shepherd
August 27th 2012


Blog - http://thedogreviews.blogspot.com/
Reply With Quote
  #2  
Old 03-16-2013, 07:01 AM
SpringerLover's Avatar
SpringerLover SpringerLover is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Nov 2006
Location: B-ville
Posts: 3,182
Default

All four of my current pets are microchipped. All four have HomeAgain. All four were done awake.
__________________
Megan and the Aroha English Springer Spaniels
To Infinity and Beyond! ARCH URO1 UCD Buzz NAC NCC S-NJC O-TN-N TG-N WV-N RL2 RLVX RN ThD CGC 5/4/1998-5/20/2014
The Hallway Monitor Bailey VCD1 RE NAC NCC TN-N CGC 14 years
Puzzle Piece Gabby RLV 8 years
ESRA foster Diego 12 years
Reply With Quote
  #3  
Old 03-16-2013, 07:02 AM
AllisonPitbullLvr's Avatar
AllisonPitbullLvr AllisonPitbullLvr is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Oct 2012
Posts: 886
Default

All four of my critters are done because they're from the HS. All were done when they were awake. :-) They have 24PetWatch chips.
__________________
I talk to him when I'm lonesome like; and I'm sure he understands. When he looks at me so attentively, and gently licks my hands; then he rubs his nose on my tailored clothes, but I never say naught thereat. For the good Lord knows I can buy more clothes, but never a friend like that. ~W. Dayton Wedgefarth

Buddy Girl - 2000-2013. "Blessed is he who has earned the love of an old dog."

Obi - 7 year old Incorrigible Dog.

Reply With Quote
  #4  
Old 03-16-2013, 07:17 AM
Saeleofu Saeleofu is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 9,036
Default

Both my dogs are chipped, and both done while fully awake.
Reply With Quote
  #5  
Old 03-16-2013, 07:21 AM
Cali Mae's Avatar
Cali Mae Cali Mae is offline
Little dog, big voice
 
Join Date: Jun 2011
Location: Canada
Posts: 864
Default

Cali was microchipped at one of her last puppy appointments before we brought her home. I'm pretty sure the whole litter was done awake, and I usually forget the chip is there half the time.
__________________

The two and a half year old papillon. Crazy. Social butterfly. Clever.
Reply With Quote
  #6  
Old 03-16-2013, 07:59 AM
Tankstar's Avatar
Tankstar Tankstar is offline
~Lisa~
 
Join Date: Feb 2007
Location: Toronto Area
Posts: 2,301
Default

both dogs and the cat are chipped.

Cat while being spayed.

Blaze in a line up at a dog festival.

and solo on the counter of the HS.

2/3 were awake and not bothered by it.

All our past 3 dogs were also chipped. Only one wasnt, only because it was a non existent procedure then.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #7  
Old 03-16-2013, 08:08 AM
StillandSilent StillandSilent is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Apr 2006
Posts: 2,199
Default

If he gets lost in NC, don't come looking at my place....

Gambit was chipped awake and didn't care at all. Chesh rolled over and flirted with the vet while being done, and Argon screamed like a little girl. But the girl who chipped him is a close friend, and she swears that she's chipped thousands of animals, and not one screamed like my little drama queen.
__________________

Booty Dancing In Heaven 10/13/03-9/15/12
As much as I try to be one of those easygoing 'spread your wings and fly' types, I just can't stop trying to burst people into flames with my mind.
Reply With Quote
  #8  
Old 03-16-2013, 08:21 AM
SarahHound's Avatar
SarahHound SarahHound is offline
Top Dog
 
Join Date: Nov 2010
Location: North West Scotland
Posts: 3,120
Default

Out of my lot, 3 are done, Lucy, Katy and Skye the cat. Lucy and Skye were done before I got them at their rescue centres. I had Katy done about 6 months, and she did cry a little bit. It was worth it to me though, because she is one of the 'highly desirable' dogs, and I think it just gives me a bit more security.
__________________

My Photos
Reply With Quote
  #9  
Old 03-16-2013, 08:27 AM
Fran101's Avatar
Fran101 Fran101 is offline
Resident fainting goat
 
Join Date: Oct 2008
Location: Boston
Posts: 12,388
Default

Merlin is chipped, breeder had it done. I am 100% pro-microchip.. it truly is a great permanent way to identify your dog and be able to prove that your dog is in fact, yours. (just get your dog scanned at the vet every once in a while to make sure it didn't move lol)
I think it comes with a lot of peace of mind.

Merlin's is 24hour pet watch. His breeder & I are listed on it.
__________________
Reply With Quote
  #10  
Old 03-16-2013, 09:06 AM
Snark's Avatar
Snark Snark is offline
Mutts to you
 
Join Date: Mar 2006
Location: Midwest
Posts: 3,797
Default

Riley is chipped, done awake at the vet. He also has tags with my cellphone and in years past (when Mom and Dad still had their beach house), I'd get a temporary tag with the beach house address on it.
__________________


I know that you believe you understand what you think I said, but Iím not sure you realize that what you heard is not what I meant. -Robert McCloskey
Reply With Quote
Reply

Bookmarks

Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off



All times are GMT -5. The time now is 09:10 PM.


©1997-2013 Chazhound Dog Site