Search Search Search Topic Keeping Pets in Homes (-) Return to Owner Active FiltersReturn to Owner Group 9 Clear All Empower Owners, Engage Your Community to Boost RTO Looking for ways to increase the numbers of lost dogs returning to their owners? Read about a winning model that empowers pet owners and the wider community. How Are Lost Pets Found? We reveal the results of a national survey that examined how people find their lost pets, and provides tools to support your reunification efforts. Retention of Pet ID Tags and Outcomes for Lost Pets If shelters provide ID tags and put them on adopted or found animals, the likelihood immediately improves that those pets, if lost, will return home.