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Category Archives: Useful Tools
Set Up Email Alerts from Shelter Software Systems to Help Locate Your Missing Pet
When your pet goes missing you want to be sure that you use every available tool at your disposal to help you. Thankfully, technology has made some great leaps and bounds in recent years and today we want to tell … Continue reading
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Your Phone is an Important Tool in Lost Dog Recovery!
When your dog goes missing your telephone is vital to their recovery. When you make a lost dog report enter your phone number correctly. Take a minute and review it. If entered incorrectly changing it takes up valuable time and … Continue reading
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Thank You Signs Help the Next Missing Dog!
If you have successfully captured your long lost dog it is a great idea to let the community know that he or she has been caught. This Thank You sign helps in three ways: 1. It encourages people to help … Continue reading
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Is This a Match? Are Both Photos of the Same Dog? Yes!
When trying to match lost and found pets, be aware of potential problems when comparing photos. Lighting conditions, exposure, subject position, camera angles, the age of photos (of lost pets), the pet’s condition, the position of eyes or ears, etc. … Continue reading
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Fireworks and Reuniting Lost Dogs with Their Families
In preparation for July 4, experts from Lost Dogs Illinois and Lost Dogs of Wisconsin will give you practical advice to offer support, resources, and tips to worried families searching for their lost dogs. Teaching people how to find their lost … Continue reading
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Making Large Neon Signs for Your Missing Dog is Cheap and Easy. Here’s How:
Check out your local dollar store for inexpensive supplies to make brightly colored signs for your missing dog. Remember that not everyone has a computer, a smart phone or the internet. Big, neon-colored signs will grab their attention and alert … Continue reading
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New Microchip Guide from Petlink Helps Quickly Identify Microchip Brand
Microchips are a wonderful tool in lost pet recovery, resulting in thousands of successful reunions each year. But since many microchip companies compete in the same marketplace, it can be difficult to quickly identify the microchip brand. If you do … Continue reading
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Luring a Shy, Lost Dog Using a Portable Grill
Using a portable grill can be very helpful in catching a shy, scared dog. If you are getting sightings of your dog in a general area, we recommend setting up a feeding station. This can help to keep a lost … Continue reading
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