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Pet care when out and about

Posted On 2016-03-22 04:03:00

You re bound to spend more time outside thanks to the improving weather, so here’s some useful advice from our veterinary experts if you re venturing into the great outdoors. EXERCISING Giving your pet the freedom to play is important for their health and wellbeing, and sticking to a routine... more

Can You Rock as Hard as these Kittens?

Posted On 2014-08-01 01:08:31

There’s no shortage of cat videos online, but it’s fair to say that few moggies have the style and level of co-ordination shown by Tulip and Daisy. These are two kittens that live to rock out and now their impressive dance floor moves have earned them cult status. A video... more

Stolen bulldog puppy Charley found after Twitter plea

Posted On 2013-06-07 08:06:26

A family from Warwickshire were heartbroken after their 12-week-old British bulldog puppy was stolen by burglars that had raided the house. The puppy was taken from the property in Cresswell Place, Cawston, Rugby and it is not known whether their pet was targeted as thousands of pounds worth of electrical... more

Cat survives long aeroplane journey trapped inside owner’s bag

Posted On 2013-03-08 11:03:17

A cat called Bisou from Cairo, Egypt survived a 2,200 mile journey from Cairo to London after being mistakenly packed in a suitcase. Mervat Ciuti from Cairo had no idea that she had packed her Persian cat and was happily enjoying the flight unaware her cat was on the same... more

Cat shot and left for dead drags itself to safety

Posted On 2011-12-08 01:12:04

Cat insurance customers could be relieved to learn that a cat shot by thugs in Cambridge and left for dead managed to drag itself two miles to its owner so he could get veterinary care. Gigio was believed to have been shot just outside of Girton, Cambridgeshire, and with a... more

Avoid ‘fashion accessory’ fish tanks this Christmas

Posted On 2011-12-07 04:12:24

Fish could be better kept in larger tanks, rather than new styles that have been created as fashion accessories, pet insurance customers could be interested to know. Commenting on a growing trend for ornamental fish tanks, the RSPCA has informed consumers that decorative tanks often do not meet the requirements... more

Group to complete ‘fun run’ for charity

Posted On 2011-12-01 04:12:21

Pet insurance customers could be looking to donate money to the staff and volunteers at Wood Green’s Heydon Centre who are taking part in a Santa fun run in a bid to raise £10,000 for the charity. The money raised will go towards buying the centre an ultrasound machine as... more

Chancellor backs vital research

Posted On 2011-11-30 12:11:23

Pet insurance customers might be interested to know that the chancellor of the exchequer yesterday (November 29th) announced, in the government’s Autumn Statement, that £80 million will be invested in further development of research facilities at Pirbright in Surrey. The chancellor revealed the funding to the Biotechnology and Biological Sciences... more

Fox is rescued and rehomed by family

Posted On 2011-11-25 04:11:52

Pet insurance customers might be interested to learn that a fox found tied to some metal railings and left for dead has been rehabilitated and rehomed by a family in Warwickshire. Roxy the fox was taken in by Geoff Grewcock, who runs an animal centre in Nuneaton and had initially... more

People should add ‘depth to their ponds for koi’

Posted On 2011-11-24 04:11:46

Pet insurance customers thinking of having a pond of koi carp in their garden should be looking to make sure there is plenty of depth to the water, an expert has claimed. According to chairman of the Health Standards Committee at the British Koi Keepers’ Society Brian Crocker, too many... more