Tag: cheap pet insurance

Purrmanently Sad Cat: Has Grumpy Cat Met Her Match?

Posted On 2014-07-14 03:07:20

Say hello to the brand new online feline sensation that is Purrmanently Sad Cat ; the newborn kitten from New Orleans that has an adorably sad expression that doesn’t seem to go away. Don’t be fooled though, she is said to be a very chirpy kitty-cat who lives the life... more

Spain: Europe’s No. 1 for Abandoned Pets

Posted On 2014-07-03 02:07:00

According to statistics from the Affinity Foundation Monitor, Spaniards abandon on average of one animal every three minutes. This results in 150,000 homeless animals per annum – the highest number in Europe. The economic crisis in Spain and the failure of pet owners to consider the cost of animal ownership... more

Cat Returns Home after 13 Years Missing

Posted On 2014-07-03 02:07:00

A cat owner in Australia is overjoyed after being reunited with her pet that went missing w hopping 13 years ago. Shelby the cat disappeared from her home in Geelong, Victoria in 2001 and had not been seen since. However, the wandering moggie staged a surprise return last month, turning... more

Meet Titan, Battersea’s Fattest Cat

Posted On 2014-07-03 02:07:00

When it comes to fat cats and mammoth moggies, they don’t get much bigger than nine-year-old feline Titan. He currently tips the scales at a whopping 10kg – that’s double the recommended weight for a domestic short-haired cat. The pudgy pussycat with the very apt name has now been crowned... more

Skyping Your Pet is Now a Thing

Posted On 2014-07-03 02:07:00

Imagine this: You’re on holiday, far away from your beloved pet. You wonder what they’re up to, and how they’re getting on without you. Why not give them a call? According to new research from car company Hallmark, more than one third of the UK’s car owners have admitted to... more

Wearable Tech for Pets

Posted On 2014-07-03 02:07:00

Whether you agree or not, lots of people say that pets often look like their owners and behave in a similar way. As technology continues to develop, more and more people that include tech as part of their daily life are also passing the trend onto their pets. Although much... more

Pet insurance needs to ‘move with the times’

Posted On 2013-09-05 11:09:39

Vet fees have doubled in the past ten years and show no signs of slowing down anytime soon. Analysis of claims data by Sainsbury’s Bank has discovered the expense associated with using a vet is going up by 12 per cent a year, while 96 per cent of professionals expect... more

Scientists to banish cat allergies

Posted On 2013-07-26 04:07:41

Feline-lovers will be over the moon this week as scientists have found the cause of cat allergies. Many people can’t get enough of their moggies even through their sneezing fits! Scientists from the University of Cambridge have discovered the cause of allergies in cat skin particles, which are called ‘cat... more

Dogs must be microchipped in England from 2016

Posted On 2013-07-25 12:07:14

From 2016 it will be compulsory that all dog owners must microchip their dogs, this is intended to cut a rise in strays. The microchips will include the owner’s details and a code. Owners that do not comply with this could be looking at fines up to £500. Plans to... more

The Worlds Most Famous Cats

Posted On 2013-06-11 07:06:38

For the past decade, cats have dominated the internet with their hilarious antics and mischievous exploits, and there are now dozens of celebrity cats who have become household names thanks to both the web and the media. Here are just a few of our favourites: Casper the Commuting Cat Casper... more