Dog micro-chipping to become compulsory

All dogs in England will have to be micro-chipped from 2016.

The new rules will help missing dogs be reunited with their owners, but will it help crack down on dog owners who are irresponsible?

Ronke Phillips reports.


All dogs to be microchipped

The Government has announced plans for compulsory microchipping of dogs, with owners being given three years to comply.