Although the microchip needle is larger than a typical vaccine needle, the general rule is that your animals will react the SAME way to this shot as they do to any other. No better, no worse. Animals do not over react to it. Their physical performance is not impaired and there is no scarring. You are not injecting any substance that can burn or irritate; the chip is completely biocompatible and non-offensive.
Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare Shelter
3501 South Osage
The Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare Shelter is located at 3501 S. Osage (1 block south of 34th & Osage).
Office hours of operation are:
Monday - Friday from 10:00 am through 5:00 pm.
Saturdays from 11:00 am through 4:00 pm.
Amarillo Animal Management & Welfare Officers on duty from 8:00 am - 8:00 pm.