Pet Microchipping Quiz
by Staff
Pet microchipping has grown in popularity over the years, and for good reason. If you're interested in testing your knowledge on pet microchipping, take this quiz!

Microchips are comparable in size to:

  • a grain of rice
  • a pencil
  • a paperclip

Which of the following can carry a microchip?

  • reptiles
  • birds
  • dogs
  • all of the above

Which of the following is a microchip provider?

  • AVID
  • HomeAgain
  • all of the above

Approximately how many European pets carry microchips?

  • 1/4 of all European pets
  • 1/2 of all European pets
  • 3/4 of all European pets

Approximately what percentage of American dogs and cats carry microchips?

  • 0.05
  • 0.35
  • 0.5

Which of the following cities requires pet owners to microchip their dogs, cat and ferrets?

  • El Paso, Texas
  • Denver, Colorado
  • Chicago, Illinois
  • Las Vegas, Nevada

What type of technology does a pet microchip use?

  • radio frequency identification (RFID) technology
  • infrared technology
  • electric technology

Microchips are biocompatible, meaning they:

  • are not toxic.
  • won't hurt your pet's body.
  • won't cause your pet to have an allergic reaction.
  • all of the above

Microchip implantation is:

  • a complex procedure that requires surgery.
  • no more painful that a routine shot.
  • none of the above

How does PETA feel about microchipping?

  • PETA is in favor of microchipping.
  • PETA is wildy against microchipping.
  • PETA has no opinion on the issue of microchipping.