IS YOUR DOG (THERAPET) MICRO CHIPPED

April 3, 2016

Canine Concern Scotland Trust would like to remind all Therapet Volunteers to make sure their Therapets are micro chipped as per the new law which comes into force on the 6th April 2016

 

“A new law regarding the compulsory micro chipping of dogs comes into force from the 6th of April 2016, all dogs must be micro chipped and registered to an approved database by the time they are 8 weeks old.”

 

Some basic points on Micro Chipping

 

Get your dog micro chipped

It is the keeper's responsibility to ensure their dog is micro chipped and registered on one of the authorised commercial databases.

 

Keep your chip up to date

It is also the keeper's responsibility to keep their contact details up-to-date on the databases.

Where a dog is transferred to a new keeper, the new keeper must, unless the previous keeper has already done so, record their details and any change in the dog’s name with the database on which the dog’s details are recorded.

 

Further information on this legislation clink (control+click) on the link below

http://www.legislation.gov.uk/ssi/2016/58/contents/made

 

Please reload

Featured Posts

Scottish Thistle Pedigree Whippet Racing Club - Fund Raising for CCST

October 1, 2019

1/10
Please reload

Follow Us
  • Facebook Basic Square
  • Twitter Basic Square
Recent Posts
Please reload

Search By Tags
Please reload

© The Trustees of the Canine Concern Scotland Trust

Supported By Burns Pet Nutrition Ltd

Canine Concern Scotland Trust (Scottish Charity No. SC014924)

81-85 Portland Street, Edinburgh, EH6 4AY - Tel: 0131 553 0034

 Celebrating 30 years of service in 2018/2019

  • Instagram
  • Facebook Social Icon
  • Twitter Social Icon