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Five Tips on Selecting a Pet Insurance Provider

Eye on Annapolis, a blog written for the local community of Annapolis and Anne Arundel County (Maryland), recently published an article on choosing a pet insurance provider. The article was written by Marianne Bailey, a companion animal veterinarian at South Arundel … Continue reading

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In the News: Saving on Pet Costs

As Americans continue to live through a lackluster economy, with poor consumer confidence and high unemployment rates, they are consistently trying to think of ways to save money. News articles pop up all over the country outlining money-saving tips, including … Continue reading

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Sometimes Animals and Cars Don’t Mix

Admiral Insurance, an insurance company based in the U.K., recently published a press release on the most unusual claims they saw involving animals. From elephants to spiders, all types of animals have caused accidents on the roadways, according to this … Continue reading

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Pets in the Classroom

The Pet Care Trust, a non-profit foundation that works to promote public understanding of the joys and benefits of pets, has sponsored a program called Pets in the Classroom. This program helps teachers by awarding them grants to be used to purchase … Continue reading

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In the News: High Maintenance Dog Breeds

I’ve always been told I have a high-maintenance dog. Most of that comes from her health, since she has had health problems for years, requiring daily medication, a special diet, and a variety of food and play restrictions. She is … Continue reading

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Link Between Pet Ownership and Pregnancy

Did you recently bring a pet into your life? Well get ready, because according to a recent survey by The Co-operative Insurance in England, that could mean a pregnancy is in your near future. The figures show that almost half … Continue reading

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Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month

April is Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Month and while I believe we should work toward this goal each and every day, it’s nice to have a month dedicated to the cause to bring it to the forefront of everyone’s … Continue reading

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In the News: Benefits and Drawbacks of Pet Insurance

Recently, the website Live Insurance News published an article on the benefits and drawbacks of pet insurance. I thought it was a good description of pet insurance from an unbiased party. The article gave some good facts and let the … Continue reading

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Therapeutic Diets Improve Quality of Life

An article in this month’s Veterinary Practice News explains the benefits of therapeutic pet foods in the prevention and treatment of certain pet health problems. The article explains that manufacturers of therapeutic lines conduct extensive research on nutrition and the effect … Continue reading

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In the News: Purchase Pet Insurance Early

Recently Keloland Television reported on the importance of pet insurance and urged those who were interested in insuring their pets to do so early, before any pre-existing conditions presented themselves. The report followed veterinarian Dr. Dawn Dale of Dale Animal … Continue reading

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