As a pet owner, there may be one or two occasions when your beloved pet will stray away from home. Although you may not want to think about your cat ever becoming lost, it’s important to take the necessary precautions, that will help your pet quickly return home. One precaution you can take, is to make sure your kitty is wearing a solid, durable tag, with information that’s vital to it’s health and safe return.

However, there’s quite a few tags on the market, which can make searching for the right one, a little overwhelming. In the hope of helping to make your search a little easier, below is a quick, at-a-glance list of quality tags, that may interest you or point you in the right direction.

11. Barrel Tube Tags
By Adasea

The Barrel Tube Tag is a portable capsule designed to carry your pet’s important information inside. It is a waterproof, stainless steel and lightweight design that can very easily hang from a collar or leash. Just write what ever information you’d like on a piece of paper and place it in the capsule.

Note: Without proper supervision, tags/charms that hang, can get caught on or in other objects and potentially cause injury. Consider a quick-release collar, so that your cat can quickly free herself in case of an emergency.

10. Custom Engraved
Stainless Steel Tags
By PetANTastic

These tags are durable, stainless steel ID Tags, with a design that is sand blasted on to a 1.44” x 1.24” polished metal surface. The back of the tag can be engraved with four lines of text and there are ten designs available to choose from.

Note: Without proper supervision, tags/charms that hang, can get caught on or in other objects and potentially cause injury. Consider a quick-release collar, so that your cat can quickly free herself in case of an emergency.

9. Various Designs
By CNATTAGS

CNATTAGS offers a stainless steal enamel tag with various designs to choose from. The tags have a mirror surface that’s polished with an option to engrave customized text on the back side. CNATTAGS also provides a lifetime warranty.

Note: Without proper supervision, tags/charms that hang, can get caught on or in other objects and potentially cause injury. Consider a quick-release collar, so that your cat can quickly free herself in case of an emergency.

8. Funny Phrase Tags
By GoTags

These are tags with funny inscriptions engraved on them. The tags come with a glow in the dark protector, which also serves as a silencer to keep the tag quiet when your cat is moving around. The tags come in a variety of colors and are made from premium quality aluminum.  It’s also possible to engrave up to 4 lines of text on the back side of the tags.

Note: Without proper supervision, tags/charms that hang, can get caught on or in other objects and potentially cause injury. Consider a quick-release collar, so that your cat can quickly free herself in case of an emergency.

7. Designer Pet ID
By GoTags

This tag is designed with genuine Swarovski Crystals, inlayed in a solid stainless steel surface that has a mirror polished finish. You can pick from six designs, that are engraved on a one inch round tag. You’re also able to engrave four lines of text on the back of the tag.

Note: Without proper supervision, tags/charms that hang, can get caught on or in other objects and potentially cause injury. Consider a quick-release collar, so that your cat can quickly free herself in case of an emergency.

6. Engraved Paw Print
By GoTags

This tag design has a paw print design engraved within the surface that has a polished mirror finish. The designs that are available are stainless steel and/or 5 enamel inlayed colors. You also can laser engrave four lines of text on the back side. You can choose from two sizes—small and regular—and it comes with a glow in the dark tag protector—when you buy a regular size.

Note: Without proper supervision, tags/charms that hang, can get caught on or in other objects and potentially cause injury. Consider a quick-release collar, so that your cat can quickly free herself in case of an emergency.

5. Multi-Colored Tags
By Dr. Fremont’s

These multicolored tags come in many different shapes and two sizes—Small and Large. You’re able to engrave 4 lines of text on both sides—18 characters per line. It’s “Vet Recommended, made in the U.S.A. and created from high quality aluminum.

Note: Without proper supervision, tags/charms that hang, can get caught on or in other objects and potentially cause injury. Consider a quick-release collar, so that your cat can quickly free herself in case of an emergency.

4. Stainless Steel Tags
By GoTags

These Stainless Steel ID Tags are durable and are able to have a laser engraving of text of up to 4 lines on either side. They’re stronger than aluminum and has a polished mirror surface. There are a variety of shapes to choose from and it comes in two sizes—small and regular. 

Note: Without proper supervision, tags/charms that hang, can get caught on or in other objects and potentially cause injury. Consider a quick-release collar, so that your cat can quickly free herself in case of an emergency.

3. Steel Slide-On Pet ID
By Vcalabashor

This slide-on collar tag is a stainless steel sheet of metal, that wraps around a removable, elastic silicone rubber holder. The silicone rubber holder is designed for a silent and secure fitting. However, if the silicone holder doesn’t suit your needs, then you can remove the metal tag and slide it on to a collar of your choosing. Four lines of text can be laser engraved onto the metal tag and the silicone tag holder comes in six different colors.

2. Laser Engraved
By Divoti

This is a slide-on tag that can be used with 1/8” nylon collars that have a buckle. It’s made out of a colored stainless steel that is durable and resistant to scratching. Also, it can be custom laser engraved with four lines of text.

1. Slide-On Pet ID Tags
By GoTags

Slide-On Pet ID Tags are made of stainless steel, are silent and can be custom engraved. The key feature of this tag design is the fact that they don’t dangle. A single piece slides on to a thick nylon collar, minimizing or completely eliminating any noise that would otherwise come from the collar. GoTag offers four sizes—X-Small, Small, Medium and Large.—and you can engrave it with up to four lines of text.

In conclusion, tags are an easy, inexpensive way to make sure the proper information is on your cat if/when the day comes that they stray away from home. Taking such a simple measure can put your pet on the fast track to finding it’s way home. Also, it’s nice to have a tag, that looks attractive on your cat. With that in mind, the above list was put together to help with finding a tag, that can best serve you and your kitty. I hope that it helps, thanks for reading.