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Employees At This Tech Company Can Now Get Microchip Implants
About 50 employees have volunteered to have the chips implanted in their hands.
The Miracle of a Microchip
Writer, Mother, Teacher, Owner of We Write Well
Ten years ago my son and I fell in love with a dog at a "Pet Adoption Event" in our grocery store parking lot. He was five at the time, and we went to the store for a couple of groceries, and came home with a dog.
Celebrating Check the Chip Day With Happy Pet Reunion Stories
Freelance journalist; Founder, Rock 1 Kidney
To help pet owners remember the importance of keeping microchip information updated, the American Animal Hospital Association and American Veterinary Medical Association designated August 15 as Check the Chip Day.
Einstein's Weird Prediction Simulated On Tiny Chip
Lost and Found: Microchips Can Be Key to Recovering Missing Pets
Co-Founder and Chief Marketing Officer, Petplan
Protecting our pets from loss and theft is fairly simple, but hardly foolproof. As pet parents, we do everything we can to keep our furry friends out of harm's way, but there are times when even the most vigilant among us become distracted.
WATCH: Family Reunites With Lost Dog 6 Years Later
Things We Have Learned From Irene, Joplin and Other Disasters
An independent national poll commissioned by the ASPCA found that an overwhelming majority (85 percent of dog owners and 81 percent of cat owners) of those polled would take their pets with them in the event of an evacuation.
'I Read, I Think, I Paint'
Lia Petridis Maiello
Journalist and editor
One could call him a technophobe, if he didn't happen to be the very antithesis. Caselli has been painting microchips, their impact on society and interpersonal, human relations since the 1950s.
Chairman: mi2g, ATCA, The Philanthropia
Pat Bertroche: Iowa Congressional Candidate Wants Microchips In Illegal Immigrants
Illegal immigrants: can't live with them, can't put them on leashes, like human chattel. But at least one Republican House candidate in Iowa wants to do something about this dilemma.
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Digital Pets in the Digital Age
Social entrepreneur, humanitarian, endangered animal and rescu...
Ten years ago our dogs were as simple as apple pie. Nothing has changed with dogs, but our pampering has gone digital. Let us take a moment to briefly go over some of the digital advancements made in the pet world.
Dozens Cheat In Xiamen, China Marathon: Runners Used Cars, Race Chips To Fool Officials
Pomeranian With Embedded ID MIcrochip Stolen
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