Advantages of the dog registry in blockchain
The project aims to bring the dog registry and herd book into the blockchain era with significant benefits for animal welfare:
and adoptions between different regions or states with a potentially immediate update of data
Unified registry office
at national and potentially international level: today many dog registry offices are divided in regional chapters and each region might keep his register in his own way, often difficult to compare with that of other regions or countries. […]
ould be microchip-related, and the time to receive pedigree is drastically reduced. When a puppy is born from two individuals known to have a pedigree, its information can be updated in an extremely short time. And mongrels can have them too, finally
allows you to have the whole family tree of the dogs of which you have information: the paper pedigree allows you to go back up to 5 generations at most, but without having any further information about the ancestors. In blockchain there are no limits: all the genealogy remains recorded and all the data of individuals are accessible.
Every year about 200,000 dogs and about 8,000 cats are enrolled in the official registry by different associations that provide the pedigree. The herd books are property of these bodies and no one else can access
The large amount of data recorded and linked together allows us to have a large database on which it is possible to make studies on the transmissibility of hereditary genetic diseases with greater accuracy and on a very large sample.
The access to health and insurance information or related documents is available 24/7 and can be accessed in seconds. This helps a lot when they need to be shown to the authorities for travel abroad
No more speculation
It is an efficient barrier against the trafficking of pets coming from puppy farms and the counterfeiting of pedigrees.
it creates an online medical record that can collect health information that the vet can update with the data of vaccinations, pathologies, examinations and therapies carried out