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Suit alleges tracking chip caused cancer in cat

Rutherford had a HomeAgain chip implanted in her pet cat, Bulkin, in February 2005. Rutherford had a HomeAgain chip implanted in her pet cat, Bulkin, in February 2005. (Steven Wise)
By Hiawatha Bray
Globe Staff / October 13, 2010

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A woman in Cambridge is suing two companies that make implantable radio tracking chips for pets, claiming that her cat developed cancer after receiving one of the implants. (Full article: 477 words)

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