Insurance Policy Comparison

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Keeping your Cat Healthy: Getting to the Veterinarian

Cats require veterinary care just as frequently as dogs do. However, the incidence of veterinary care visits for cats is dramatically less than the incidence for dogs. One reason may be the challenge of getting your pet cat to the veterinary hospital. Below is a video … [Read more...]

Everyday Care: Hairballs in your Cat

Hairballs, which are technically trichobezoars, form in your cat’s gastrointestinal tract due to their grooming habits.  They generally occur in medium to long-haired cats.  If you have felt a cat lick you then you know that a cat’s tongue feels like sandpaper.  This is … [Read more...]

Choosing a New Pet for Your Family

Choosing a pet for yourself or your family is an important decision as you will have to live with that pet for the next 10 to 20 years. The first thing to consider is what type of pet to get. Cats are definitely easier to care for than dogs, but for some children, they … [Read more...]

Keeping Your Dog Healthy: The Importance of Regular Dental Care

While some owners know that bad breath coming from their dog’s mouth can indicate a tooth problem, most owners are unaware that maintaining proper oral health in their dogs can prevent not only bad breath, but tooth loss and pain as well. Click here to learn more about the … [Read more...]

Can Sleeping with your Pet Make You Sick?

A recent study published by the Centers for Disease Control has received a lot of press. The study, conducted by a Veterinary Epidemiologist from UC Davis and a Public Health Veterinarian from Sacramento, suggests that sleeping with your dog or cat can lead to infectious … [Read more...]

Do You Need to Worry about Radiation Effects on Your Pets?

Many Californians and residents of other Western States are growing increasingly anxious about the potential radiation cloud that may travel here from Japan. In addition to the concerns about human health, many are concerned about the welfare of their pets and are asking … [Read more...]

Evaluating a Pet Insurance Policy: What about Wellness Coverage?

In terms of veterinary medical care for your pets, wellness examinations and procedures are among the most important things you can do to ensure that your pet has a long and healthy life with you. Services that are considered wellness (or preventative) care include annual … [Read more...]

How Does Pet Insurance Benefit Me?

There has been a lot of attention paid to pet insurance recently. Many veterinary hospitals, animal shelters, pet stores, and even Consumer Reports have been presenting information about pet health insurance to the public. What can you expect the benefits to be if you decide … [Read more...]