Microchipping Your Pets

I just spent some time calling around to get this information for my new kitties, so I thought I’d share for the convenience of other pet owners.
A microchip ID is safe, quick and easy lifetime protection that takes just minutes to complete. Should your pet become lost or stolen, your pet can be scanned by any shelter or vet and the microchip identification will assist in its return.
{Coming in a few years is a chip that will have global positioning, so you can use GPS software and locate your pet by satellite and held-held GPS device. This technology isn’t on the market yet, however.}
Places you can get your pet microchipped in Indianapolis:
Indianapolis Animal Care & Control
2600 South Harding Street
Indianapolis, IN �46221
Phone: 317-327-1397
$10 fee, No appointment necessary. They do chipping during all regular business hours (including Saturdays!!)
Shelter Hours:
Weekdays: 10am – 6pm
Wednesday: 10am – 7pm
Saturday: 10am – 4pm
Shelter Closed Sundays and Holidays
FACE low cost spay/neuter clinic
1505 Massachusetts Avenue
Indianapolis IN 46201 USA
Phone: 317-638-FACE
$20 fee, Call between 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. to make an appointment. Operating Hours are Mondays through Thursdays, from 7:00 a.m. to 6:00 p.m.
Humane Society of Indianapolis
7929 North Michigan Road
Indianapolis, IN 46268
Phone: 317-872-5650
$20 fee, no appointment necessary, just bring your pet to the “receiving” entrance anytime during regular business hours.
Hours: Tue-Fri 12p-7p, Sat 10a-6p, Sun 12p-4p, Closed Monday and Holidays.

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