Reunited in Michigan

Mini Golden Doodle, Maggie, vanished from her family’s backyard in 2016 without a trace. When Jillian G. from Freeland, Michigan realized Maggie was missing, she and her family immediately began the search for their beloved Christmas puppy. “We looked for months with no leads, and no luck,” said Jillian.  “With our Michigan winters, we thought she was gone for good.”

19 months after going missing, Maggie was found by Good Samaritans and taken to Saginaw County Animal Care and Control Center where the staff scanned her and found her AKC Reunite microchip. The shelter was able to contact the family through Maggie’s up-to-date enrollment information with AKC Reunite. This touching reunion was caught on video and shared to the shelter’s Facebook page.

The family’s reunion with Maggie was surreal. Jillian recalls, “I was in disbelief it was really her but she recognized us after she got close to us and smelled us….now it’s like she never left. It’s so good to have her home and see how happy she makes my six children.”

“Without the microchip, we would not have our dog back. There is no way the shelter would have known to contact me without the microchip. My advice would be to never give up and to microchip every pet!”


Niko and Bailey

May 5th, 2020|0 Comments

Best dog pals, Niko and Bailey, escaped through an unlocked gate after a mid-day check-in by their owner, Kay! Thankfully, with a personalized AKC Reunite collar tag and our 24/7 pet recovery service, the dynamic duo was reunited in no time.

Mischievous Mack

May 5th, 2020|0 Comments

Only eight-months old, Mack the Domestic Short-Hair, is a bold and curious cat eager to explore. Good thing his microchip is enrolled him with AKC Reunite.

Sadie the Siberian Husky

April 30th, 2020|0 Comments

Ready to break free of quarantine, Sadie the six-year-old pup decided to go exploring. With her AKC Reunite collar tag and unique microchip ID number, she was home in less than two hours!

2018-10-04T16:04:14+00:00 Categories: Found Pet, Pet Recovery, Reunion|Tags: , , , , |