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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.

pet insurance vs pet wellness plans
June 24, 2019
The difference between pet insurance and wellness plans can be confusing for some pet owners. While pet wellness plans cover or reimburse planned costs, such as spaying or neutering and vaccines, pet…
pride parade safety for pets
June 17, 2019
June is Pride Month! If you’re one of the many pet parents heading out to celebrate universal love at a local parade, you may be wondering if it’s safe to bring your pet along. In a large crowd,…
Summer pet safety tips
June 3, 2019
With the days growing warmer and longer, it’s important to consider your pet’s safety. Follow these tips from the experts at Petplan Pet Insurance to ensure your furry loved one has a happy – and…
American animal hospital association logo
May 16, 2019
Perhaps you’ve heard of AAHA. Maybe you’re familiar with the red-and-white logo you’ve seen at your pet’s veterinary hospital. But did you know the American Animal Hospital Association (AAHA) helps…
pet travel tips
May 10, 2019
Summer is quickly approaching, and many pet owners are planning to hit the road with their families—human and animal—in search of a little R & R. But, before you strap Fido in his doggie harness…
What you need to know about vaccines for dogs
March 14, 2019
With measles outbreaks and speculation surrounding the potential causes of autism, vaccines have been getting a lot of attention in recent years. And, all that attention is transcending species, as…