Any person who has ever had a dog or a cat or even a pet chameleon knows just how bad it can feel when that pet goes missing. You look around your house or yard, you call and call for your pet, but he or she is absolutely no place to be found. Your pet is lost.
But as bad as this may seem to you, there are many things that you can do to increase the likelihood that your lost cat, dog, or chameleon will be found. So take a deep breath and follow these helpful tips for finding a lost pet.
1. Start Your Search Right Away
When you lose your pet, you will want to get started looking for it right away. The sooner you start your search, the more likely you will find your pet since it will probably be closer by.
Those who may have found your pet might hold onto it for a while before taking it to a shelter, so it may still be in their possession.