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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.

how to choose a pet insurance deductible
August 20, 2019
What is a deductible? It’s the fixed amount you must pay (usually per policy period) before you see reimbursement from your pet insurance provider. Many providers offer customizable plans, allowing…
Is pet insurance worth the cost? | Petplan
August 15, 2019
Our pets are nothing if not unpredictable. We can’t predict when our cats will jolt from a dead sleep and launch an attack at a blank spot on the wall, or when their delight at receiving belly rubs…
tabby cat pet insurance review
August 1, 2019
Suffering from a chronic illness, Eric Sprung was advised by friends that getting a pet could help improve the day-to-day struggles. Naturally healing with unconditional love, a cat, they reasoned,…
pet insurance review daisy the dachshund
July 16, 2019
A tad too smart for her own good, Daisy the Dachshund can skillfully unzip bags and climb things that dogs her size normally can’t. Unfortunately, that can get her into trouble. “Originally, I took…
what to do if your dog runs away | how to find a lost pet
July 16, 2019
Unfortunately, 1 in 3 pets will get lost during their lifetime.* Without the proper identification, 90% of them will not return home.** Don’t let your pet become part of that statistic! Follow the…
pros and cons of pet insurance
July 10, 2019
Your pet is a member of your family, and you should never be put in a position to sacrifice care because of the cost. Pet insurance is a great way for pet parents to provide the best care possible…