Parvovirus: What It Is and How To Prevent It


Canine parvovirus, commonly referred to as parvo or CPV, is a very contagious and often fatal disease that causes severe illness in puppies and unvaccinated dogs.  While the mention of parvo may rattle many pet parents, it’s a new term to some who don’t yet understand the seriousness of it. We wanted to shed light … Read more

Find Out How We Make Pet Cover Claims Easy…

cat being checked for injury - pet insurance claim might be needed

Pet insurance is steadily gaining popularity amongst pet owners. And for good reason – it can help you save some serious biccies! But when it comes to making pet insurance claims, many insured pet parents are worried it won’t be an easy process. And the last thing you need is extra stress when your dog … Read more

Separation Anxiety in Pets: How to Help Them

Separation Anxiety in Pets How to Help Them

For many pet parents, our recent social isolation meant more quality time at home with our furry or feathery friends. Now things have changed, it’s no wonder separation anxiety in pets is a hot topic in Australia. Shelters around the country (and the world) saw pet adoptions increase as people looked for companionship to combat anxiety … Read more

When Should You Get Insurance for Dogs and Cats?

cat and dog lying in grass together. Dog insurance for young dogs can save you a fortune

Is insurance for dogs and cats worth it? And should you wait until your pet is getting older and likely to get sick, or should you snap up that policy the second your new pet is home and in your arms? All pet parents want the best for their animals, and pet insurance is just … Read more

How Expensive Is Pet Insurance?

grey cat sitting on coins wonders how expensive is pet insurance

Everybody wants to do what’s best for their pets. But some people baulk at the word “insurance”, assuming it’s unaffordable or doesn’t provide enough value. How expensive is pet insurance? Really? And is it a necessary expense? You might be surprised to hear pet insurance doesn’t have to break the bank. In fact, it can … Read more

Chinese New Year & Your Chinese Zodiac Animal Personality

Gong xi! Happy Chinese New Year.

Happy Chinese New Year! May the celebrations begin. Chinese New Year begins on 12 February and marks the first day of the lunar year. This year is the year of the Ox, and a Metal Ox at that – an auspicious emblem of luck. The Ox is the second out of the twelve zodiac signs: … Read more

Pet Plan Shopping In Australia: What You Need To Know

couple with white poodle sitting on couch

A pet plan is a wonderful way to protect your beloved fur baby and your finances. With the right insurance specialist by your side, it needn’t break the bank. Read on to uncover tips for finding the best deal on pet insurance. It’s obvious that Australians love their pets. We share our homes with over … Read more

Bringing Home an Adopted Dog: What You Need

Bringing home an adopted dog can bring many family benefits

So, you’ve decided on bringing home an adopted dog. Pet parenting, here you come! Hopefully, you’ve already thought about key costs and the positives as well as the potential negatives. (If you haven’t, read part one in this series, our Dog adoption checklist for new pup parents). Now let’s look at what you need to bring … Read more

How would you, like to proceed?

How would you, like to proceed?