Dog micro chipping sessions come to Burnham-On-Sea
Dog Wardens are offering a cut-price micro chipping service to
help protect dogs in Burnham and Highbridge.
fees are between £20 and £30, but Sedgemoor District
Council is offering the service at a cost of £12 per dog
at two special sessions in June.
chipping is now recognised as the most effective and secure way
of permanently identifying a pet.
Many dogs and cats are lost or stolen and this can be very distressing
for pet owners. Of the many thousand of dogs that go missing each
year, it is estimated that less than half are reunited with their
If Sedgemoor's Dog Wardens find a lost dog and it is found with
a micro chip, they can contact the national database to find the
owner's details. The owner is then contacted and reunited with
CHIPPING SESSIONS SCHEDULE
Dog Wardens will be micro chipping at the following two destinations
in Burnham and Highbridge during June:
Tuesday June 7:
11.00 - 12.00 hrs
Apex Park, Highbridge
Thursday June 9:
14.00 - 15.00 hrs