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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

Dog Flu: What you need to know

It’s flu season and you may not have known that dogs can get the flu too! Canine influenza, or dog flu, first appeared in Florida in 2003 according to the Center for Disease Control and Prevention. While it cannot be

Pet Diseases That Can Affect Humans

A few weeks ago, I came across this great article from South Carolina’s local news, WMBF about pet diseases that can make you sick. Though humans and pets don’t typically pass illnesses to each other, it’s important to be aware