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Microchip Implants

Why I disagree that micro-chipping should be made a compulsory condition of a dog license in Northern Ireland?

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Main reasons I disagree with making microchip implants compulsory:

Health Issues with microchip implants

Studies linkink Microchip Implants to Soft Tissue Sarcomas STS (Cancer) across a wide range of species. This should signal the need for further study, but oddly enough Veterinary Associations ignore the signal data, why?.

Case Studies regarding Microchip Implant health issues

Design flaws built into Microchip Implant Self-report Scheme developed by The Microchip Advisory Group (MAG)

Conclusions after reviewing available evidence about the Microchip Implant Self-report Scheme

Microchip Migration

Damage to microchip implants in dogs during play leading to adverse reactions

Poor quality training for non-Veterinary Implanters

Possbile MRI incompatibility

The problem with LF low frequency range tags in an animal welfare setting

Lack of Effectiveness as unique identifiers

Availability of personal data to unauthorized people.

The dangers with RFID Dog Microchip Implant are as follows:

 

 

Last Updated on Tuesday, 19 April 2011 14:03
 



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