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2017's Best Cheap Pet Insurance Providers
We've found the best cheap pet insurance providers by looking at medical coverage, pricing, reimbursement and more.
Best Pet Insurance for Cats
Looking through medical coverage, pricing, reimbursement, and cat-specific plan options, we've determined which insurance providers are best for ...
Can dogs literally see our feelings?
by Marcela Otero
Ask any dog owner, and they will confidently tell you precisely how their pet telepathically knows exactly what they’re feeling at all times, and...
Dog DNA Tests: What you should know
by Marcela Otero
What is DNA testing? DNA testing, or mixed-breed analysis, is a method for analyzing your dog’s breed ancestry. When performed on puppies, DNA te...
Dog Health Issues
by Colin Grubb
Dogs don’t spend as much time on Earth as humans do. In fact, the average lifespan of a dog is only 10-13 years. It’s imperative to make that sho...
Is Pet Insurance Worth the Cost?
by Marcela Otero
Is pet insurance worth it? Pet insurance is definitely worth it if you have a pet from a breed with a predisposition to chronic illnesses. Genera...
16 Human Foods That Are Poisonous to Dogs...and What to Give Them Instead
by Marcela Otero
Though feeding your dog table scraps may seem like a treat or an act of love, a surprising amount of foods can cause canine stomach upset or be d...
How to Navigate Pet Insurance with a Pre-Existing Condition
by Marcela Otero
Does pet insurance cover pre-existing conditions? Pet Insurance companies do not cover pre-existing conditions, but each company’s definition of ...
What You Need to Know About Dog Flu: Symptoms, Treatments, & Prevention
by Marcela Otero
What is dog flu? Just like in humans, canine influenza is a highly infectious respiratory disease. Though dogs don’t have any natural immunity to...
Dog Pain Relief: Symptoms & Medications
by Marcela Otero
Is My Dog in Pain? What Are the Symptoms to Watch out For? Many different factors can cause your dog pain, and the root cause is not always appar...
Is Wellness Pet Insurance Worth It?
by Colin Grubb
What Is Wellness Pet Insurance? Wellness Pet Insurance, also referred to as Routine Care, is a pet insurance policy or add-on that covers everyda...
7 Human Foods That Are Poisonous to Cats
by Jordan Steinberg
In an image as old as time, imagine a family eating dinner together. The mother says that the child must eat his vegetables, but he doesn’t want ...
Pet Insurance Coverage: What You Need to Know
by Colin Grubb
What Does Pet Insurance Cover? Pet Insurance typically covers all accidents and illnesses that could befall your pet. It can also cover genetic, ...
7 Cat Health Issues You Should Know About
by Jordan Steinberg
Humans, especially those in their adolescence, generate what is called a ‘personal fable’. In English, this means that a young person believes th...
Shopping for Pet Insurance: Here's What it Costs
by Colin Grubb
How Much Does Pet Insurance Cost? Pet insurance premiums can run you anywhere from $11 to $72 a month. The cost of your plan is determined by the...
How Much Is Your Cat Going to Cost You?
by Jordan Steinberg
Owning a cat can be rewarding. With the many positives, it's important to be aware of the financial realities. At the vet, for instance, these ra...
How Much Is Your Dog Going to Cost You?
by Jordan Steinberg
The ownership of any pet, especially a dog, can be immensely fulfilling. However, be aware of the fiscal responsibilities that go with it. That s...
7 Important Things to Know About Canine Hip Dysplasia
by Colin Grubb
What is Canine Hip Dysplasia? Canine hip dysplasia is a disease that affects a dog's ball and socket joint of their hip or hips. It is an abnorma...
Most Common Toxins That Dogs Ingest
by Colin Grubb
When parents bring a new baby home, particularly if it’s the first one, they usually spend a lot of time making sure the environment is safe. As ...
Marijuana in dogs - Is pot a treatment or toxin?
by Jordan Steinberg
  Legal or illegal? Recreational or medicinal? Edibles or smoking? Marijuana and its attendant culture and industry is consumed with binaries. In...
My Dog Has Better Health Insurance Than I Do
by Nick
  Can you imagine a situation where your pet has better health insurance coverage than yourself? It’s not that far fetched of a scenario. If the ...
Nationwide Pet Insurance Reinvents Itself
by Bob
  The first time I'd used a pet insurance plan I was in college. Junior year I adopted my little German Shepherd puppy, Slash. Since I was workin...
Should I Get Pet Insurance?
by Nick
I’ll never forget the day my seven-year-old son came running into the living room to tell me there was something wrong with our dog Buddy. (Admit...
Pet Trackers - Do you know where your pets are?
by Sam Niccolls
  Studies show that 1 in every 3 pets in America will get lost in their lifetime. Thankfully, technology has evolved such that proactive pet pare...
Pet Insurance Alternatives
by Sam Niccolls
If your pet is older, already has pre-existing conditions or if you just aren’t sure Pet Insurance is right for you, there are alternatives to Pe...
Case Study - Why Pepper Got Pet Insurance
by Sam Niccolls
Despite being a pet parent to a over a dozen different dogs over the years, like most people, world renowned relationship therapist, Dr. Pepper S...
Pet Medical Insurance
by Sam Niccolls
We all know the importance of getting coverage for unexpected emergencies. And one of the most important things is protecting our family from med...
Is Pet Insurance Worth It?
by Sam Niccolls
We are spending more money than ever on our pets. In 2014, according to the American Pet Products Association (APPA), Americans spent an estimate...
Pet Insurance 101
by Colin Grubb
Pet Insurance 101 Cheap pet insurance is worthless if it doesn't cover your pet's emergency visit! What to consider: 1) Reimbursement based on ac...
Best Dog Insurance
by Carol N - Senior Editor
Best Dog Insurance of 2016 When we reviewed the best dog insurance of 2014, 2014, 2015 and 2016 we looked at: Customer satisfaction and reviews o...
Wellness Pet Insurance Coverage
by Bizhen Fu
Wellness coverage, or preventative care as it's also called, covers you from the things that are routine or expected over the course of a year. T...
Pet Insurance Reviews
by Carol N - Senior Editor
Our pets are furry members of our families, and just as we'd want to make sure the 2 legged members of our family are have good health care, we w...
Cat Insurance Essentials
by Bizhen Fu
We love our cats, but with 9 lives means you're probably going to take your cat to the vet at least that many times. For things like: diabetes ur...
Dog & Puppy Insurance
by Carol N - Senior Editor
Puppies. They’re fluffy, adorable & wonderful. We know these things. What most of us don’t know, however, is that they’re just as expensive to ta...