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Episode 824 – Pet Theft and Vets Get Scanning

Posted on: June 24, 2020 - No Comments

What should you do if your pet is stolen and why should veterinarians scan new patients? Debbie Matthews from www.vetsgetscanning.co.uk joins Victoria to talk about pet theft, Fern’s Law and the importance of compulsory scanning.

Yes, Your Dog Needs a Microchip

Posted on: May 9, 2016 - No Comments

Each of my lost animal cases is unique as far as the type of animal, location, breed and the reason they went missing. I’m a big proponent of supplying your dogs with as much identification as possible just in case they go missing. However, many of my clients don’t provide any form of identification for their dogs.

What NOT To Do When Your Dog Is Lost

Posted on: November 17, 2014 - 8 Comments

In a previous article on this site, I listed things to do when your dog is lost. Implementing each of the steps on the list will increase your chances in being reunited with your lost dog. However, there are also things that you shouldn’t do when searching for your lost dog.

2 Years and 1,000 Miles Later, Microchip Reunites Dog and Owner

Posted on: October 6, 2014 - No Comments

It took 2 years, 1,000 miles, a dash of fate--and a microchip--to reunite a lost fox terrier named Nika with her owner.

12 Helpful Tips for Finding Your Lost Dog

Posted on: September 8, 2014 - 2 Comments

As part of my animal consulting business, I have worked with people around the world who have missing animals. For over a decade, I have had a great deal of success in reuniting animals with their families. While no one can guarantee that a lost dog will be reunited with their family, implementing these steps Read More

Tennis Player Andy Murray Rescues Dog On Way to Wimbledon

Posted on: July 1, 2014 - No Comments

It's not every day you see a tennis star chasing a dog down the middle of a busy road. And you especially wouldn't expect to see that during the Wimbledon tournament. But that's exactly what happened when Scottish tennis player Andy Murray spotted a loose dog heading towards oncoming traffic while heading to practice on Sunday. Read More

Family Dog Keeps Lost Boy Safe

Posted on: May 17, 2014 - No Comments

When 3-year-old Carson Urness went missing, his family feared the worst. But when they realized that the family dog was missing too, there was hope that maybe the two were still together. Seven hours after a two hundred-person search party scoured the area around the Urness's property, a volunteer spotted Cooper, the Urness's dog. And Read More

18 Months Later, Family Reunited with Dog Lost in Hurricane

Posted on: May 13, 2014 - No Comments

It wasn't a typical reunion story. There was no miraculous phone call or a coincidental sighting. Just a stroke of luck with a dash of fate. Chuck and Elicia James lost their pit bull mix, Reckless, in the devastating destruction of Hurricane Sandy. After 18 months, they had little hope of every seeing their beloved Read More