Microchip Information

More information can be found on microchips in our FAQ’s.
What Is A Microchip?​

A chip is a tiny radio transmitter, each when scanned emits a signal that is usually a 15 digit long sequence of numbers.​

Each chip has a unique digit code. If you want to find out more go to the relevant section in the FAQ’s for more answers​.

Must I Get My Pet Microchipped?​

It is a requirement by law that you must microchip your dog by eight weeks of age. Failure to do so could result in a fine up to £500.

Transferring Your Microchip To Lost Paws?

By law only one database company can hold the microchip records of a pet, so if you are accepting our offer of free microchip registration do remember to notify your original database that you have moved your chip.​