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What if pets had superpowers?

Comic book superheroes have become an indelible part of cultures all over the world through the 20th century and into the 21st. Just about everybody is familiar with icons like Superman and Batman. But what if the world was suddenly

5 Very Energetic Dog Breeds

For some people, a lap dog or calm and independent cat is the perfect pet. For others, they want a pet that demands more of them when it comes to mental and physical exercise. Consider the following five breeds (listed

Tips for Adopting a Pet

It’s a very exciting time when you decide to adopt a dog or cat. You’re adding a new member to the family, you get to watch the animal grow and develop, and there’s lots of time to play and cuddle.

Brain and Brawn Games for Dogs

To keep your dog happy and healthy, you’ve got to enjoy some good playing time together. Both the mental and physical are warranted – mental challenges help stimulate their brain just like physical exercise works out their muscles. Below are

Top 4 Dog Diet Misconceptions

1. Dogs shouldn’t eat human food. This belief is true to a degree, but it is not an absolute, ironclad rule. Examples of human foods that are dangerous or deadly for pets to consume include chocolate, grapes, raisins, caffeine, and

Solving the Unexpected with Pet Coverage

One of the best ways to illustrate the impact of pet insurance is to bring it to life through concrete examples. Consider a few situations below which put you in the shoes of someone with – or without – pet

How to Care for a Sick Pet

Nobody likes catching a cold or a bout of the stomach flu. It makes the subsequent days very boring, sleepy and uncomfortable. If you can picture your favorite dog or cat in that position – or worse – then you

Physical Therapy for Dogs

Imagine your furry friend has injured their leg, requiring surgery and a hospital stay. It’s no fun and quite time consuming. Once they’re back home safe and secure, it is up to you (with the sage advice and practice of

Our No Payout Limit Philosophy

Our unlimited lifetime pet insurance coverage exemplifies our company values of commitment and compassion. We are on the vanguard of pet insurance in this regard – no other provider offers totally unrestricted limits on the amount of care available for

Keeping Puppies Safe From Injury

Puppies aren’t so different from kids in their exuberance. The world is new to them and they are growing fast. It’s no surprise then that they often get into mischief or make clumsy falls. Taking reasonable preventative measures with your