What is Back Home?

One minute they're there, the next they're gone. It's impossible to keep track of your pets every minute of the day and night.

As a pet owner, you know what a worry the prospect of them disappearing can be. No matter how careful you are, there is always the chance that your pet will go astray.

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Update your Back Home details here

PET OWNERS & WELFARE:

Download Change of Ownership form »

Download International Microchip form »

Please contact the Virbac database administrator on 011 027 8837 if you have any questions.

VETERINARIANS

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Rehome Lost Animals

The microchip does not transmit until a special scanner is passed over your pet. Most veterinary practises and welfare organizations have these scanners readily available.

Frequently Asked Questions

How do I change my Veterinary Practise details?

What happens if the animal has a 10 digit microchip?

If an animal is stolen or lost, can it be re-registered by someone else?

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Online

www.backhome.co.za(24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

SMS

083 377 0924 Create a message and type FIND followed by A SPACE and the 15 DIGIT MICROCHIP NUMBER
(24 hours a day, 7 days a week)

Telephone

011 027 8837(during office hours only)

Fax

0800 222 546
TOLL FREE

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