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OLYMPETS! Discover some super pet facts linked to the greatest show on Earth!

Posted On 2016-08-05 04:08:40

This summer, the world’s eyes will turn to Rio for the 2016 Summer Olympics, as the globe’s finest sportsmen and women arrive to battle it out for the medals. The British love their Olympic heroes but they also adore their pets. That’s why we’ve put together our Olympets infographic, to... more wins Best Online Pet Insurance Provider at Awards 2016

Posted On 2016-07-29 11:07:34

  We are absolutely delighted to announce that has been named the Best Online Pet Insurance Provider at the prestigious Awards this year. The Awards are now in their 19th year and are the longest-standing consumer finance awards in the UK. The awards ceremony was held on... more

Pet Case Study: Margaret and Bilbo

Posted On 2016-07-26 11:07:46

  Lots of pet owners think of their animals as best friends, but for Margaret Rummey and her cat this could not be truer – they’ve been inseparable since Bilbo’s birth! “My daughter’s cat had kittens and I was there when they were born,” Margaret recalled fondly. “She had three... more

Kennel Cough

Posted On 2016-07-07 03:07:03

  What is it and how can it be prevented? Kennel Cough (infectious tracheobronchitis) is an upper respiratory infection that affects the respiratory tracts, and more specifically the lungs, windpipe and voice box, of dogs. It can be caused by a variety of viruses and pathogens, such as Bordetella Bronchiseptica,... more

Pet Travel Checklist

Posted On 2016-07-04 03:07:35

  Around the country, suitcases are being packed, passports frantically searched for and sunscreen purchased in bulk. Yes that’s right, it’s holiday season and many people are looking forward to the summer trip away with their families. At, we understand that pets are just as much a part of... more

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 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


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

  EURUFF 2016 At 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