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From the clinic to the dog park and beyond, Petplan's vet experts break pet health advice down into byte-sized bites.

does pet insurance cover pregnancy?
February 20, 2020
Pregnancy can be a stressful and exciting time for both the affected pet and their pet parents. In dogs, pregnancy lasts an average of 59-65 days while in cats it can average 63-65 days. With proper…
does pet insurance cover cesarean sections?
February 19, 2020
Spaying and neutering are recommended by veterinarians to help control pet overpopulation and unfavorable hereditary conditions in cats and dogs. If you have a pet that is intact, having a pet…
pet insurance review: freya the domestic longhair
February 13, 2020
Rescued from a hoarding situation, 8-month-old Freya suffered from an upper respiratory infection that quickly turned into pneumonia. The frail kitten had an IV in her arm when Arielle and Alex first…
pet fire safety tips
February 11, 2020
Did you know that 500,000 pets are affected by fires every year?* In fact, 1,000 of those pets accidentally caused the fire itself!** We’re taking a closer look at preventative steps you can take to…
How To Get Pet Insurance - Tips, Tricks & Advice
February 6, 2020
Looking for a pet insurance policy can be overwhelming as there are numerous providers and policy types, not to mention all the fine print to review! The tips below will help guide you through the…
can dogs eat mangos? can cats eat mangos?
February 4, 2020
Juicy, tropical mangos are a refreshing snack and superfood that contain over 20 different vitamins and minerals! A great source of vitamin A, C and B6, the nutritional powerhouse also brings…