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Keeping Your Pet Happy and Healthy in 3 Easy Steps


Pets are members of the family, and it can be very distressing when your pet gets injured or ill. Providing a healthy lifestyle for your pet will help keep vet visits to a minimum and your pet’s medical bills low. Committing to doing so is quite simple.

Keeping your furry pal happy and healthy is possible with three easy steps: keep up with their vaccinations, conducting biannual check-up exams, and enrolling them with a pet insurance plan to lessen any unexpected medical costs.

Disease prevention is important in protecting your pet from exposure to illness. This should be the first step to helping protect your pet from any threats of contracting an illness while at the dog park, or just being accidentally exposed to something harmful. Using preventive measures such as vaccinations can help prevent any serious illnesses from occurring and extra pet medical bills down the road.

Pets also age at a faster rate than humans. This means that they should also get vet check-ups at a faster rate, about twice a year. Health problems can arise more quickly in pets, therefore allowing your vet to diagnose and quickly treat those issues, which will benefit your pet’s overall health.

Getting your pet insured is also very beneficial for your pet, your wallet, and yourself. It would help diffuse any stressful money problems if your pet were to suddenly get injured or ill and you did not have adequate funds to treat your pet. Having your pet covered at a young age, or soon after you get it, would make it easier to treat medical conditions and accidents later down the road. With a smaller financial burden on you, your pet would receive the proper treatment it needs in order to remain healthy and happy. Get a free quote and compare pet insurance companies.

Having your pet vaccinated, examined regularly, and insured will give you a greater peace of mind. Keeping your cat or dog healthy and in the family as long as possible is very important to many of us pet owners. We value our pets, so why not do everything we can to assure that they stick around for long while. Ultimately, disease prevention, wellness exams, and pet insurance coverage will keep you and your pet happier and healthier.

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Akvile is an avid fan of surfing on snow, on water, and the web! Growing up in NY, she moved to Seattle a few years ago and has found her happiness here, where she can do all of the above. Aside from working during the week in the Trupanion office, she has her hands full being the mother of Batman, her massive-eared mini schnauzer who is a cuddle monster by day and super hero by night. She enjoys traveling, wakeboarding, snowboarding, camping, painting, and DJ'ing for fun.

One Response to Keeping Your Pet Happy and Healthy in 3 Easy Steps

  1. Carol says:

    Thank you for the great reminder! Our pets are more family than ever before and it is important to take care of them.

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