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We’ve all heard stories of pets mistakenly euthanized due to microchip mishaps. What goes wrong and how can we prevent it from happening again? It’s common to blame chips “malfunctioning,” or migrating, but microchip failure and microchip migration are rarely the culprits. Here are the 5 most common reasons the microchipping system fails.

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