Pets & Animals
City of Aiken Pet Microchip Service
A pet microchip creates a forever bond between you and the pet you love and the City of Aiken Animal Control Division offers microchips for dogs and cats for only $15. The primary benefit of microchip implantation in pets is the increased chance of reunification of lost or stolen animals with their owners. Below are few commonly asked questions and answers about microchips and animals:
What is a microchip?
How is a microchip implanted into an animal?
What kind of information is contained in a microchip?
More information about microchips and animals can be found at The American Veterinary Medical Association’s website at http://www.avma.org/issues/microchipping/microchipping_faq.asp