Safeguard Your Animals, Number of Missing Pets Jumps as Weather Gets Warmer
DES MOINES, Iowa -- The Animal Rescue League says now is the time more and more pets go missing -- it is getting warmer outside and people are not the only ones itching to get out of the house. That is why the ARL urges pet owners to take the necessary steps to safe guard their pets. Step one, microchip your pet. That way a vet or any animal shelter can easily contact you if your lost pet is taken in.