How Microchipping Works
The Pet Recovery Process
Your Pet Goes Missing
The unthinkable happens, but thankfully, you’ve microchipped your pet and enrolled him with HomeAgain®. You immediately notify HomeAgain through our website or by calling our hotline: 1-888-HOMEAGAIN. We are ready to help find your pet.
1 in 3 PETS GO MISSING -- WITHOUT ID, DON'T COME HOME
Recovery Network Mobilized
Within moments of receiving notification of your lost dog or lost cat, HomeAgain sends out Rapid Lost Pet Alerts with your pet’s Lost Pet poster to animal shelters, vet clinics, and volunteer PetRescuers within a 25-mile radius of where your microchipped pet was lost. Our network can help find your pet.
MORE THAN 350,000 VETS, SHELTERS, & PETRESCUERS
Find Your Pet
Your pet is scanned for a microchip. With over 50,000 microchip scanners in circulation in the U.S., virtually all shelters and veterinarians are equipped to instantly read your pet's ID number. HomeAgain is contacted.
50,000 SCANNERS NATIONWIDE
HomeAgain® Notifies Owner
HomeAgain finds your pet's microchip ID number in our National Pet Recovery Database and retrieves your contact information. HomeAgain contacts you with the great news, and arrangements are made to reunite you with your pet.
LOST PET SPECIALISTS ON CALL 24/7
Pet and Owner Reunited
Your pet is back at home, safe and sound with you... one more happy reunion to add to the 600,000 we have under our belts.
HOMEAGAIN HAS REUNITED OVER 600,000 PETS WITH THEIR OWNERS
Get The Facts
- Do not hurt your pet
- Do not require surgery
- Do not wear out
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