Thanks to a very detailed dog tag on a well-made dog collar, I was recently able to return a lost dog to her owner almost immediately. Not the dog pictured, another one. This is just a sample dog.
The lesson being: put a good dog tag on your dog! You never know.
I am his highness’s dog at Kew/ Pray tell me, sir, whose dog are you?
An epigram by Alexander Pope, written in the 1730s and engraved on the collar of a puppy he gave to Frederick, Prince of Wales.