The Pet Recovery Process

The 5 Steps to Bringing Your Pet Back Home Again

With HomeAgain you have access to a network of people and professionals who are at the ready to help you bring your pet home safely.


Your Pet Goes Missing

The unthinkable happens, but thankfully, you've microchipped your pet and enrolled him with HomeAgain®. You immediately notify HomeAgain through our website or by calling our hotline: 1-888-HOMEAGAIN. We are ready to help find your pet.

1 in 3
Pets Go Missing

Without ID, 90% of lost
pets don't come home

Over 2 million
PetRescuers on the lookout
for your lost pet


Recovery Network Mobilized

Within moments of receiving notification of your lost dog or cat, HomeAgain sends out Rapid Lost Pet Alerts with your pet’s Lost Pet Poster to animal shelters, vet clinics, and volunteer PetRescuers within a 25-mile radius of where your microchipped pet was lost. Our network can help find your pet.


Your Pet Is Scanned

Your pet is scanned for a microchip. With over 50,000 microchip scanners in circulation in the U.S., virtually all shelters and veterinarians are equipped to instantly read your pet's ID number. HomeAgain is contacted.

More than 50,000
scanners in the U.S.


HomeAgain Notifies Owner

HomeAgain finds your pet's microchip ID number in our National Pet Recovery Database and retrieves your contact information. HomeAgain contacts you with the great news, and arrangements are made to reunite you with your pet.

Lost Pet Specialists
on call 24/7

HomeAgain has reunited
over 2 million pets


Pet and Owner Reunited

Your pet is back safe and sound with more happy reunion to add to the 2 million we have under our belts.

Read stories about lost and found pets and learn how HomeAgain reunites 14,000 pets each month with pet recovery resources.

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