Petlog, the UK's largest lost and found database for
microchipped pets, will launch its new vet packs at the BSAVA
congress next week, providing vets with all they need to
successfully promote National Microchipping Month in their
Petlog, managed by the Kennel Club, will run its 11th National
Microchipping Month in June and encourages all those attending the
BSAVA congress from 3-6 April at the ICC/NIA Birmingham to visit
its stand (stand 418) at the show to collect their free veterinary
pack, which includes posters, flyers and window stickers.
National Microchipping Month takes place in June and aims to
educate pet owners about the benefits of microchipping and the
importance of keeping contact details up to date.
Celia Walsom, Petlog Executive, said: "National Microchipping
Month is a great chance for vets to engage with their clients about
microchipping, especially as microchipping for dogs becomes
compulsory in Wales in 2015 and England in 2016.
"We communicate with vets from around the country at BSAVA and
they are always keen to find out our plans for National
"Many vets see a significant increase in the number of pets being
microchipped during the month. Around 250,000 pet owners also check
their contact details during the month of June - highlighting the
importance of the awareness month and the benefits to all pets
across the UK."
For more information on National Microchipping Month please visit
the Petlog stand at BSAVA. If you would like more information on
Petlog visit: www.petlog.org.uk/vets.