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microchip

(mī'krō-chip),
In veterinary medicine, a small artificial capsule injected into fascia of musculature over interscapular region in dogs and cats for identification and location purposes.
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Note: The Microchip name and logo, and the Microchip logo, are registered trademarks of Microchip Technology Incorporated in the U.S.A.
Note: The Microchip name and logo, the Microchip logo, PolarFire and Libero are registered trademarks of Microchip Technology Incorporated in the U.S.A.
Beyond Microchip's integration of Microsemi, Fitch expects solid top line and cash flow growth will enable Microchip to largely organically fund incremental acquisitions, tempering event risk.
According to the American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA), the British Small Animal Veterinary Association has been collecting data on pet microchips since 1996.
After pets have been microchipped, contact information for the pet's owner is registered to the microchips serial number in a service database that veterinary staff can use to locate an animal's owners should the animal become lost.
Morgan is acting as Microchip's exclusive financial advisor and is providing USD 5.6bn in committed financing.
The program also promotes an absolute pet-recovery program, since the microchips hold the identity of pets and their owners, monitor the pet's temperature and aid in disease monitoring.
The rest of the microchips will be delivered within the year, the VSO chief added.
Microchip Technology provides microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions.
Microchip Technology provides microcontroller, mixed-signal, analog and Flash-IP solutions, providing low-risk product development, lower total system cost and faster time to market for thousands of diverse customer applications worldwide.
HUNDREDS of thousands of dog owners could be fined for failing to microchip their pets, it was revealed one day before a new law makes it compulsory.
This law will mean that any dog owner without a microchip or where the microchip has not been registered on an approved database or where the appropriate contact details for the owner of the dog have not been, could suffer criminal prosecution.