Dog-Identification Tips HowStuffWorks

How to Care for a Dog. by Dr. William Fortney. ... The registry can assign you a code to be tattooed on the dog, or you can use a number that will remain the same for your lifetime, such as a social security number ... the lab or shelter can still find the owner of a chipped dog by tracing the code number to the veterinarian who implanted the chip.…

Tattoo'd numbers on a dog? Yahoo Answers

Nov 08, 2008 · Tattooing is a form of permanent identification just like a microchip only more "low-tech" and less traceable. Many dog owners choose to have their dog tattooed on the inner thigh (because a thief can easily just chop off the dog's ear to prevent it from being identified if the tattoo is on the ear).…

Would you tattoo your dog? ? Yahoo Answers

Dec 18, 2008 · The dog was tattooed and that was the only way we were able to find the owner and return the dog. We were able to have him back home in less than a week. Good thing for them too because this was one hell of a dog, champion german bloodlines, excellent confirmation, all ……

Your Dog's ID Better Homes & Gardens

The license number can be reported to animal control in the county and state where the license was issued to obtain the owner's name, address, and phone number. ... If you want to have your dog tattooed, consult your vet, breeder, or local humane society to find out more about the various registries and the tattoo they suggest. ... Your Dog's ID.…