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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.

can pet insurance cover antibiotics?
December 20, 2019
The first antibiotic, penicillin, was discovered in 1928. Since then, antibiotics have saved countless human and animal lives. All pets are at risk for developing infections that require antibiotics…
will pet insurance cover allergy testing?
December 17, 2019
If your pet suffers from allergies, your veterinarian may recommend allergy testing. This test helps to determine the specific substances (allergens) responsible for your pet’s symptoms in order to…
will pet insurance cover hip dysplasia?
December 12, 2019
Hip dysplasia is an important medical condition to be aware of if you have your heart set on bringing home a breed of dog or cat prone to the condition. According to Petplan insurance claims data,…
pet insurance review: moush the armenian gampr
December 10, 2019
Claudia owned many different types of large dogs before, but when it came time to get her German Shepherd, Zora, a playmate, she knew she wanted an Armenian Gampr. The stunning landrace breed is…
pet insurance review: Delaney the golden retriever
December 5, 2019
True to the breed’s nature, Janet and Paul’s five-year-old Golden Retriever, Delaney, is always eager to please. “She just wants to be with my husband and I all the time,” gushed Janet.…
will pet insurance cover teeth cleaning?
December 3, 2019
Teeth cleaning is more than just brushing your pet’s teeth – it’s an essential part of the comprehensive oral health assessment and treatment (COHAT) performed by your veterinary team to prevent and…