Tag: cheap pet insurance

Raise money for Scottish SPCA

Posted On 2013-01-11 10:01:42

When the clock strikes 12 on New Year’s Day, many people often come up with new resolutions for the coming 12 months. While some of these might be something like losing weight or giving up chocolate, there will by others that want to try and do more for charity. Indeed,... more

Woman caught on CCTV stealing a kitten

Posted On 2013-01-10 01:01:42

A woman has been caught on camera putting a kitten into a handbag in a theft from a pet shop in Cardiff. Shop owner Carol Ivory checked her store’s CCTV when the kitten went missing from his usual nap spot. Instead of finding where the cat was in the shop,... more

RSPCA shelter ‘bursting’ with dumped pets

Posted On 2013-01-03 03:01:23

Members of staff at the RSPCA shelter in Gympie, Brisbane, struggled to have too much Christmas cheer this year as it received a huge influx of animals in the last few weeks. The shelter was at full capacity as of yesterday (January 3rd), with 50 cats and kittens and a... more

Industry experts invited to High Profile Breed Education Day

Posted On 2012-12-18 04:12:57

Judges of the fourteen high profile breeds and vets that monitor them at General Championships Shows have been invited to attend the Kennel Club’s inaugural High Profile Breed Education Day. The education day will be taking place at the organisation’s headquarters in Stoneleigh Park on February 7th. Representatives for each... more

Charity supports licensing for airguns

Posted On 2012-12-17 01:12:02

The Scottish SPCA has offered its overwhelming support for the Scottish government’s plans to introduce licensing for airguns in the country. Justice secretary Kenny MacAskill announced the launch of a consultation on how licensing for air weapons will work in Scotland last week. So far this year there has been... more

Ensure your cat has a sensible diet

Posted On 2012-12-12 11:12:47

There are many different ways for you to keep your cat healthy and safe, but too few owners are paying attention to this. Too many people don’t take their pet’s health seriously, when they should really think of their companion as not unlike a human who needs regular exercise and... more

Pet-Insurance Goes the Extra Mile

Posted On 2012-11-05 08:11:40

At pet-insurance.co.uk we understand that dogs and cats are very much part of family life and value the importance of protecting your pets against the unexpected. Pet insurance can protect against any unforeseen costs that may arise and with the cost of vets fees continuing to rise insurance is well... more

Worrying number of people wouldn’t accept Staffie

Posted On 2012-10-02 01:10:41

The Scottish SPCA is launching a national campaign in order to change people’s attitudes towards Staffordshire Bull Terriers after research showed just how unpopular the breed is. People looking to take out pet insurance and get a new dog said Staffies would be among the pooches they wouldn’t consider taking... more

Ipswich stops live transportation

Posted On 2012-09-28 04:09:34

The RSPCA has expressed its delight at the decision of Ipswich Port – Associated British Ports (ABP) – to immediately suspend the live transport of farmed animals to Europe. This decision follows an exchange between the ABP and the RSPCA in which officials in Ipswich admitted they did not have... more

Man given ten-year pet ban

Posted On 2012-09-27 04:09:17

The Scottish SPCA has welcomed a ten-year ban on keeping pets handed out to a man that left his cat to die after not attending to it for a week. Desmond Scott admitted causing the cat unnecessary suffering by not providing adequate food, water and veterinary care. The charity said... more