Monthly Archives: June 2016

Keep Your Dogs Safe From Potentially Fatal Blue-Green Algae

Posted On 2016-06-24 10:06:41

  Brooklands Lake Police in Kent have warned owners not to let their dogs drink from a local fishing lake after three animals died. Ten dogs were taken down to the Brooklands Lake, near Powder Mill Lane in Dartmouth, on May 17th by two dog walkers. Three of the dogs,... more

[CLOSED] HOUNDS ON HOLS! Win a £250 Haven Holiday Voucher

Posted On 2016-06-23 03:06:20

The sun is out, the holidays are booked in and the sun cream is packed, but you don’t want to leave your pooch in a kennel. For UK pet owners, their dogs are a part of the family and, as such, more and more are taking their faithful friends on... more

Case Study: Simon and Treacle

Posted On 2016-06-21 10:06:16

An Energetic Little Lab Treacle the Labrador might be small but she is definitely one of the more adventurous dogs we have come across at www.pet-insurance.co.uk. Constantly by the side of her owner, Simon Wells professional photographer for Northern Photography Ltd, she travels all over the UK and enjoys the... more

EURUFF 2016

Posted On 2016-06-20 04:06:28

  EURUFF 2016 At www.pet-insurance.co.uk we’re barking mad about football and we couldn’t wait for the Euro 2016 tournament to begin in France. For the very first time the newly-expanded tournament will be contested by 24 teams, up from the 16-team format used since 1996. The French will be hosting... more

Look After Your Dogs! The Dangers of Alabama Rot

Posted On 2016-06-16 10:06:38

Dog owners across the UK are being warned to stay vigilant after cases of the deadly fungal infection were reported in both Wigan and Wimbledon at the end of April. Julie Rothwell, 54, sadly lost her terrier Bradley after he contracted the infection during a walk on disused railway tracks... more

Case Study: Amanda and Ollie

Posted On 2016-06-13 11:06:54

When Ollie wasn’t his normal boisterous self, Amanda Smith immediately knew that something wasn’t quite right. Usually a vocal Scottish Terrier with a penchant for eating plants and chewing furniture, when Ollie started to behave so lethargically, Amanda began to spot other signs that indicated a visit to the vets... more

Case Study: Jackie and Oscar

Posted On 2016-06-09 09:06:19

  Dachshunds are charming and lively little dogs; incredibly loyal, playful and affectionate. Jackie’s dogs mean everything to her, so when she let her dachshund Oscar out into the garden and noticed him walking oddly, she was immediately worried. “This had happened before, so I thought I was being paranoid,”... more