Flying with Pets this Easter Holiday

These two dogs are on their way to the airport for an Easter holiday, travelling by air.

Are you thinking of flying with pets this Easter holiday? If you are it wouldn’t be surprising. So too if you’re thinking about a roadtrip with your pet (if so, read our simple ways to pet proof your car). Since COVID-19 hit, many of us have become even more attached to our fur-legged friends. We … Read more

Puppy Proof Your House Like a Pro

This pet parent has done made sure to puppy proof before puppy came home for the first time.

Puppy proof your house before your puppy arrives home. That’s the rule of thumb because it’s near impossible to do so once your puppy arrives. And while puppies are a human’s best friend, they one of their fave things in life is to chew. Although your main objective in puppy proofing is protecting your pooch, … Read more

Love Your Pet Day: Pet Parents Have Their Say

This pup and kitten are celebrating Love your Pet Day with an afternoon nap.

Love Your Pet Day is only one day a year!? Surely that’s not enough for us pet parents? We need 365 days at the bare minimum. And some. To prove that’s how we feel about our pets, PD Insurance dug a little deeper with some research over the ditch. To celebrate international ‘Love Your Pet Day’ … Read more

COVID-19 Vaccination for Pets: What You Need to Know

Dogs can get coronavirus, but so far they don't get symptoms.

COVID-19 vaccination for pets – is this something pet parents may need to start considering? It’s a question being raised by scientists and vets alike, and research has already begun. What we know for sure is that pets and other animals do get the virus. To date, although people have given cats and dogs coronavirus (as in … Read more

COVID-19 in Animals: Pet Safety During Pandemic

Cats have been known to test positive for coronavirus.

COVID-19 in animals is something we’ve all heard about. As pet parents, we may be wondering if this poses a threat to our pet. Could they catch the coronavirus? And is there a vaccine for pets? After all, humans first contracted the virus from an animal (which means it can jump between species). We’re just … Read more

Sleeping with Your Dog in Your Bed – Why You Should

having your dog with you in bed can be a way to spend quality time together.

Have you noticed how all the Disney princesses have a pet that sleeps in their bed? The message is clear. Keep your furry BFF at your side when you sleep as an emblem of your safety and wellbeing. As it happens, sleeping with your dog can have mental and physical health benefits. Scientific evidence backs … Read more

Senior Pet Parents – Contingency Plans for Your Pet

Senior Pet Parents – Contingency Plans for Your Pet

If you (or mum or dad) are senior pet parents, maybe you’ve begun to think about your/their pet’s future. Who will take care of the cat if you/they pass away? What about if you/they have to go into a nursing home or similar? To a lesser extent – what will happen to pooch or puss … Read more

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