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Hairball awareness

Cats are excellent groomers, but sometimes they need a hand to stop hairballs causing health issues. Check out our blog to find out how you can help your feline with hairballs.

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Show your pet some love this valentines day & give chocolate a miss

Your pet might not appreciate your valentine's gifts as much as you do

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Can I take my dog on holiday abroad?

In all the excitement of booking a getaway, it’s easy to focus on things like planning excursions, buying your currency, and updating your holiday wardrobe. Things that can sometimes slide down the list of priorities include making sure your travel...

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Third party liability dog insurance

When taking out insurance for their dogs, many owners don’t think beyond the cost of treatment for illness or injury. Third Party Insurance is an element of Pet Insurance which comes into its own if your dog is involved in an incident with another dog, or...

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Bringing a new dog home?

If you’re welcoming a new furry member to your family soon, it will feel as strange for them as it will for you. To make sure that the process of introducing your new dog is a safe and enjoyable one, read our guide.

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Dog Insurance guide

Find out more about what dog insurance policies cover with Healthy Pets Insurance.

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What does pet insurance cover?

If you decide to take out a pet insurance policy, depending on your chosen level of cover, there are many things it could help to protect your furry friend from. Here’s how pet insurance through Healthy Pets breaks down...

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Cat Insurance guide

Find out more about what cat insurance policies cover with Healthy Pets Insurance.

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Pets and the dangers of everyday foods

Novice pet owners entering their first festive season or Easter break with new furry family members need to be mindful of the dangers of chocolate, alcohol, nuts, and fruit.

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How to cut the cost of puppies and kittens

Kids bugging you for a new pet? Check out our blog for tips on how to welcome a furry friend without blowing your budget.

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Pet care in winter months

If it's cold outside, we’ll feel it – and our pets will too. However, as pet owners, we’ll find it's not only the cold weather we have to watch out for. Have a read of these tips and make sure your furry friend is happy and healthy in winter.

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Pet safety tips for Halloween and Bonfire Night

It may be the time of year when we humans enjoy all things spooky, but Halloween and Bonfire Night can be extremely stressful and scary for our pets. To help keep our furry friends safe, follow our tips.

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What your cat really gets up to

Many cat owners would love to find out what their cat gets up to when they're not around. These days, there are ways and means for them to find out!

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How to tell if your dog has been bitten by a snake

According to The Wildlife Trust, there are three species of snake native to the UK, the adder, grass snake and smooth snake. Read our guide to know what you should be looking out for if your dog comes face to face with one!

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Dog biscuit flavoured lollies - the summer life saver

A warm spring and hot summer can be a dream for humans - but for pets it can be a nightmare. Homemade doggy ice lollies can bring massive relief to dogs. As the weather heats up, they could be a lifesaver.

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Pets in summer

To avoid heat distress and expensive vet visits, there’s plenty you can do to keep your pet cool, comfortable - and even alive - in a heatwave.

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How to make your garden a happy place for your dog

Having your own area of land for you and your dog to explore is great. Dogs love to run and play in their back gardens, but owners should make sure it’s a safe space for them first. If you’re wondering where to start, here's our guide...

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Cat care in summer months

Ways to help keep cats happy and healthy during the warmer months.

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Ticks on cats and dogs: what you need to know

Ticks can transfer a whole host of diseases, so it’s important to know how to spot them and remove them. Learn how to protect your pet.

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Taking your dog on holiday

Some say the key to happiness is to always have a holiday booked. For dog owners, there’s more to think about than just taking time off work.