If your pet is lost, a pet tag is the only thing that your animal has which can bring him safely back to his/her home. 90% of lost pets make it home because of this god sent product. It would not be wrong to say that pet tags are your animal’s identity.
Making these tags is a work of art. Manufacturers consider the utmost ease of the pet while making the design. Materials like brass, aluminum and stainless steel are most commonly used for the manufacturing of these tags. The durability of the tag ensures that no matter what condition the dog goes through, the tag is going to stay on him. This will increase the chance of finding your dog. Special light weight tags are manufactured for adolescent pets. Apart from these things, the tag should always have an eyelet for the pet collar. You can also get the manufacturer to make a design on the tags. Engraving a good design on you pet’s tag gives your animal a unique look.
Usually stainless steel tags are preferred for most animals as they are durable and look extremely good on your pet. No matter what metal you use, make sure that it is resistant. People usually prefer aluminum tags for puppies and kittens. Brass tags, on the other hand are not as durable as stainless steel. You may need to replace you dog’s tag after every two years if you choose brass. This leaves us with aluminum. Aluminum is a durable and good looking metal. The only problem with these tags is that they are expensive.
For the tag to be useful, it is necessary to have all the information required to facilitate the safe return of the animal. Apart form the obvious thing like the pat’s name and the owners address, other additional information like phone number or possibly your contact name can also be added to serve the complete purpose of these tag. If your pet’s tag has all the mentioned information, there is a very low probability of it getting lost.
Pets are not just animals; they are a part of your family. They decide to be with you, even when no human wants to be at your side. In turn, it is your responsibility to give them their own identity. In other words, it is your responsibility to keep them safe.