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Beware of Puppy Smuggling this Christmas

Posted On 2016-12-14 09:12:33

For a family with young children it can be the perfect present at Christmastime. Some homes aren’t complete until they have their first pet, looking after an animal can help to teach kids responsibility and compassion as well as providing often needed companionship. Homes across the country will be filled... more

[CLOSED] BEST PET FANCY DRESS! Win 1 of 3 Pets at Home vouchers worth up to £100!

Posted On 2016-10-25 10:10:21

Halloween is creeping up on us, it’s not long until Guy Fawkes Night explodes onto the scene and after that it’s only a matter of time before the Christmas bells are tolling. Autumn and winter are the seasons for celebration but they are also the seasons for costumes! Nowadays, it... more

Bereavement and Losing Your Pet

Posted On 2016-10-24 02:10:55

It is no exaggeration to say that most people consider their pets a member of the family. They provide companionship, affection and unconditional love. No matter what an owner goes through, they know that their pets will always be there for them with a wet nose and a warm tongue.... more

Fireworks & Noise Phobias

Posted On 2016-10-24 02:10:09

Remember, remember the fifth of November… Guy Fawkes Night has, for over 400 years now, been a night of celebration in the United Kingdom, commemorating the failed Gunpowder Plot to blow up the Houses of Parliament in 1605. Families gather around bonfires to wave sparklers, eat toffee apples and express... more

Seasonal Canine Illness

Posted On 2016-10-20 09:10:00

The Royal Family’s love of animals is well-known throughout the world, in particular their fondness for corgis. In a photo taken to mark her 90th birthday, Queen Elizabeth II is seen walking the steps of Windsor Castle, accompanied by corgis Willow and Holly, and dorgis Vulcan and Candy. Therefore, it... more

Pet Case Study: Denise and Westen

Posted On 2016-10-07 08:10:49

Westen, the Labrador Collie cross, has always been a bundle of energy, from the moment his owner Denise Shaw gave him a home. Living close to the sea, Denise and her husband take every opportunity to visit the beach with Westen and their other dog Sam. Westen really embraces his... more

[CLOSED] Moneyfacts Consumer Awards 2017

Posted On 2016-10-06 12:10:54 NEEDS YOU! 2016 has been a fantastic year so far for – but 2017 could be even better… We have already won the award for Best Online Pet Insurance Provider at the Awards 2016 and now we have been shortlisted for Pet Insurance Provider of the Year... more

Hounds on Hols Photo Competition Winner

Posted On 2016-09-15 11:09:00

We asked the public to send in the best photo of their pooches enjoying a trip away for a chance to win a dog friendly holiday! We’re coming to the end of the summer now, but fortunately it’s not all doom and gloom. As far as British summers go, we’ve... more

Pick Up Pokémon Whilst Helping a Hound

Posted On 2016-09-01 01:09:16

  An American animal charity has come up with a novel way of ensuring that their dogs receive the right amount of exercise and attention from attentive humans. The Muncie Animal Shelter in Indiana has taken advantage of the Pokémon Go craze to encourage willing volunteers to sign up to... more


Posted On 2016-09-01 07:09:40

On the 21st July, was named Best Online Pet Insurance Provider at the prestigious Awards 2016. Held at The Gibson Hall in the City of London, it was a truly enjoyable evening, surrounded by some of the leading luminaries of the insurance industry. Check out the video reviews... more