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  • Posted by Jules Benson on
    Chief Veterinary Medical Officer of Petplan
Just like people, pets can suffer from allergies. Check out below to see what kinds of allergies are most common, what symptoms to look for and what you can do about them. Types of Allergies There are...
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  • Posted by Jules Benson on
    Chief Veterinary Medical Officer of Petplan
Ensure you’re welcome before you go:  Call the friend you plan on visiting or the hotel that you plan on staying in to make sure that your furry friend is welcome.  Call your v...
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  • Posted by Jules Benson on
    Chief Veterinary Medical Officer of Petplan
Today there are more and more travel sites that focus on pet-friendly travel options. And there are more and more hotels and resorts that are going out of their way to make your four-legged friend’s s...
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  • Posted by Jules Benson on
    Chief Veterinary Medical Officer of Petplan
Similar to hay fever in humans, pets can suffer from seasonal allergies too. Whether it is to a certain type of pollen or something in the leaf litter, the common signs are licking and chewing at paws or ...
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  • Posted by Jules Benson on
    Chief Veterinary Medical Officer of Petplan
Bringing home a new puppy can pose a challenge, especially for a presidential pup in his first night in the White House! Here are some tips to make the transition to 1600 Pennsylvania Avenue (or anywh...
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  • Posted by Jules Benson on
    Chief Veterinary Medical Officer of Petplan
In an office where pet photos cover the walls it’s easy to see how important every tail and whisker is to Petplan. Our customers are our friends and our family, even if we’ve never met (thou...
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  • Posted by Jules Benson on
    Chief Veterinary Medical Officer of Petplan
How could anything so tiny and cute get into so much trouble? Kittens can be high-maintenance, but they’re well worth the investment of your time and love. “That’s all well can good,...
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  • Posted by Jules Benson on
    Chief Veterinary Medical Officer of Petplan
Working in practice, pet insurance claims forms are becoming increasingly familiar to vets. And, while no-one likes additional paperwork, there are some definite benefits to having insured patients. While...
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  • Posted by Dr. Nina Mantione on
    Staff Veterinarian and Underwriting Support of Petplan
This has been a harrowing week in my household thanks to a small lapse and a trash bag full of post Labor Day corn cobs.  Tuesday morning, the trash bag was on the floor of my garage for less than an h...
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Visit your vet at least once a year to keep your pet protected from preventable diseases.