Introducing IDtag.com: The “Amber Alert” for Pets ENTER TO WIN A LIFETIME SUBSCRIPTION!

Fri, Feb 19, 2010

Collars & Tags, Giveaways

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Did you know that nearly eight million pets end up in animal shelters each year, and that 75 percent are euthanized? I can’t stand the thought of someone’s beloved pet cat going missing and the sheer panic her owners must feel. If this ever were to happen to you, there’s a new service that could greatly increase the chances of finding your lost pet. IDtag.com is a nationwide (US and Canada), 24/7 interactive network for recovering lost pets and reuniting them with their families. You simply purchase one of their stylish ID tags for your pet to wear, and subscribe to the service (first 6 months are free, $9.95 per year to renew, $1.99 activation fee). Each tag comes with a unique “pet social security number” that you register at ID tag.com. If your pet goes missing, call the IDtag.com phone center or logon at IDtag.com and an instantaneous lost pet alert is automatically broadcast to shelters and rescue organizations within 50 miles of your pet’s last know location. IDtag.com’s network includes 15 thousand shelters and rescue organizations who will immediately be on the lookout for your pet.

When you initially register your ID tag, you can also upload photos of your pet and other information including veterinary records and owner contact info, which can be useful in an emergency. When your pet is found, operators at IDtag.com, who are on call 24/7, will immediately contact you on up to 6 different phone numbers.

The differences between using IDtag.com and a pet microchip include the following:

  • ID tag is clearly visible
  • Lower cost than microchips
  • Non-invasive, no implants
  • Automatic alert system to network of shelters and rescue organizations
  • Easy to update pet info online
  • No microchip reader needed

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ENTER TO WIN A LIFETIME SUBSCRIPTION!

IDtag.com is offering a cat ID tag and a lifetime subscription to one lucky Moderncat reader! To enter please leave a comment on this post. The winner will be chosen in a random drawing on February 26. One entry per person. The service is only available in the US and Canada.

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331 Responses to “Introducing IDtag.com: The “Amber Alert” for Pets ENTER TO WIN A LIFETIME SUBSCRIPTION!”

  1. 301
    Tammy Cease

    What a great idea, I would love to have one of these!!!!

  2. 302
    Jenna

    I am going to buy these for my cat and dogs. What a wonderful idea!

  3. 303
    renee

    This is a FANTASTIC idea! I love that moderncat shows me all of these fabulous finds!

  4. 304
    Dianne Kurtz

    I have adopted a beautiful former stray Tuxedo cat i’ve named Oscar,and he got out accidentally.I was panic stricken because i couldn’t find him.He eventually came home,so this would be perfect for him.Thank you.

  5. 305
    Sara

    This would be so great!

  6. 306
    Kitty

    This is a wonderful idea. Please enter me in the contest. Thanks

  7. 307
    sheila

    My cat keeps running out the door! Help! He needs a tag!

  8. 308
    TaraUB

    Great giveaway. With 4 cats, I always worry about one slipping out or a disaster occuring and losing one. Thanks.

  9. 309
    Cheryl

    These ID tags are very useful. I know so many people that often don’t know what to do if their pet gets lost. What a great giveaway! :)

  10. 310
    Gaby

    I have 3 cats and 1 dog, all rescued. This is a great lower-cost alternative to micro-chipping. And the tags are pretty cute, too.

  11. 311
    Amy

    Great, but I have 6 cats and some of the take the collar off and leave it god knows where.

  12. 312
    barbara

    I have 5 cats and 1 dog and 2 of my cats are always running out the door so this would be terrific.

  13. 313
    Sam, Lolli & Bolli

    This is great and stylish too!!!

  14. 314
    suzanne

    this would do wonders!

  15. 315
    Valerie

    What a great idea to help keep our pets safe! Thanks!

  16. 316
    Etakeh

    I’ve always wondered what happens to microchipped animals if they are found by someone who didn’t have a scanner, this would eliminate some of the risk, at least.

  17. 317
    aJ

    sniffles
    this wouldve helped me maybe when the catsitter lost my baby NiNJA…
    sigh…
    great idea!

  18. 318
    Becki M

    This is a good idea.

  19. 319
    Stefanie

    great idea! my kitties are always trying to go outside.

  20. 320
    Marcy

    I would hate to think my babies could be lost forever!!

  21. 321
    KIMBERLY

    i need a tag for MoMo

  22. 322
    miryam

    this would be great for my cat. Although he is an indoor cat – i worry about him getting out. we do go for walks sometimes

  23. 323
    sheila

    My “Great escape cat” needs this!

  24. 324
    obese girl twilight

    TAGS ARE VITAL FOR MY KITTY. COOL IDEAS

  25. 325
    diane

    I have 3 indoor cats and am always worried that someone will be careless and leave a door open! This srvice would be wonderful!

  26. 326
    Joanne

    This is a terrific idea and I’d love to have some for our two cats!

  27. 327
    Kitty Cat

    I hope I win the contest my Cat keeps running out the door all the time, this would help.
    If I don’t win I will get one anywase.

    Good luck guys

  28. 328
    Wendy

    My Zoey is a master escape artist. The Houdini of kitties! Ever since we adopted each other 12 years ago she argues with me that she should be an outdoor cat. I remind her she is safer inside. She doesn’t buy it. =-)

  29. 329
    Online Hypnosis

    I had two kittens before until my cousin let them outside. They never came back although I found one later on.

  30. 330
    Suzanne Kleinberg

    Excellent idea! I think this is as good or better than a microchip. I plan to buy these for my cats.

  31. 331
    Natalie Meyers

    My kitten Sock Monster is so adventurous that I will definately be considering purchasing one. Also i will tellmy family about this product.


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