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A guide to pet vaccinations

Most pet owners consider vaccinations a routine part of looking after their pet. Looking after an animal’s health can be time-consuming and not everyone realises how important it is.

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Cat insurance buyers guide

Not having cat insurance means are taking a risk that your pet won’t be able to have the treatment he or she may need.

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Dog insurance buyers guide

When money’s tight, products like dog insurance may seem like a bit of a luxury and many owners consider cancelling their policies or skip the cover altogether.

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Guide to animal grooming

Grooming doesn't mean your pooch has to be coiffed and decorated like the overdone poodles at a dog show. The grooming process is about making sure cats and dogs' coats are untangled and flea-free.

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Guide to choosing the right animal transport

Although they tend not to like it, transporting your pet is an occupational hazard. Find out the right way to transport them here. Read more >>
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Guide to making your own pet food

As an animal lover, you'll want to give your pet the best possible diet. Here's how to make your cat or dog healthy homemade meals.

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How pet insurance is calculated

Pets are a great addition to the family but they are not without their costs. In fact, a recent survey suggested that dogs, for example, will cost owners over £10,000 in day-to-day expenses.

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How to cancel pet insurance

After the 14 days has elapsed, you can usually still cancel your policy at anytime but you won’t receive a refund for any premiums you have paid up until the date of cancelling.

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How to care for your pet correctly

From pythons to poodles, every pet needs to be looked after properly. In fact, the law requires it. But what are the basics required for looking after a pet?

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How to change your pet insurance

The main reason why people need pet insurance is to cover the cost of vets’ fees. Recent advances in veterinary science mean that vets can successfully treat animals for a greater number of serious conditions.

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How to claim on your pet insurance

Whenever your pet requires emergency medical care or ongoing treatment, you should check with your insurer to see if you can make a claim.

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How to make a dog bed

If you're handy with a needle, you can make your dog a cosy, secure place in which to sleep. Here's how. Read more >>
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Pet insurance buyer's guide

A handy guide to take the confusion out of buying pet insurance and getting your cat or dog covered with minimal hassle.

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Pet passports – an animal lover’s guide

Everyone needs a holiday including your pets. It wouldn’t be the same if they had to stay at home. But happily, under the DEFRA pet travel scheme it’s easier than ever for Rover and Tibbles to enjoy a break.


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