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Many of us consider our animal companions part of the family, and we want to do everything possible to help them live long, healthy lives. Many people say that their pets make them smile once or twice a day. We want to keep smiling, so it makes sense to have dog insurance or pet insurance to help pay for any medical issues they may face.
We have health insurance for our human family members, so it makes sense to find good dog insurance or cat insurance for our four legged family members. This insurance can help pay for medical services. This is becoming increasingly important as medical procedures are become more advanced, and in turn more expensive.
Many of us consider dog insurance as a variation of human health insurance; but it is actually a form of property insurance. Certain companies offering the (more…)
One of the most essential services in the United States is veterinary practices. As the Humane Society of the United States points, Americans keep 164 million pets, whether they’re cats, dogs, or otherwise. Subsequently, as IBIS World statistics show, the American veterinary industry is worth a whopping $32 billion.
While you shouldn’t expect the need for veterinarians to disappear anytime soon, the market is becoming increasingly competitive for the attention of pet lovers. With more than 38,000 veterinary practices in the country, each vet needs to do what they can to make themselves stand out. By building engaging, useful veterinary clinic websites, each practice can find success in the Digital Age.
Why Does Your Veterinary Website Matter?
A veterinarian website can help draw in man (more…)
For most pet owners, pets are a part of their family. They want to give them the same care and nurturing they would give to any other family member. When pets become sick or injured most pet owners would pay anything to make their pets well again. These costs can be astronomical however, that’s why many pet owners have started to compare pet insurance prices online. A service once reserved for humans is now available for pets of all kinds and helps to alleviate the burden of medical veterinary bills on an owner. Here are some things to consider while you compare pet insurance options.
Like human health insurance, you should make sure you get the best pet insurance on the market. You will also want to price shop when you (more…)
We all love our pets, and just like we care for our own health, the health of our pets needs to be accounted for as well. Much like human health insurance, veterinarian pet health insurance should be consulted with and registered with local regulators too. Treatments once reserved for humans, such as radiation therapy and kidney transplants are now available for pets. The improvements among veterinarian technology means that once-fatal conditions are now treatable for pets at costs ranging from $1,000 to more than $5,000.
Although improvements to veterinarian medicine has made it easier to extend the life of our beloved pets, the costs for some of these procedures can be incredible expensive, making vet pet insurance ve (more…)
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There is a lot of confusion and misinformation in today’s society about mental health and mental health disorders, but when looking at statistics, the numbers are alarming. Consider for a moment that: One out of seven U.S. children aged 2 to 8 years had been diagnosed with a mental, behavioral, or developmental disorder. An estimated […]
Colder weather is just around the corner and if you are someone who likes to have a warm, cuddly kitty to sit on your lap this winter you might be in a spot where you are looking for a new pet. Finding the right kitten is always a great way to make sure that you […]
As winter sets in humans know when its time to go inside. Horses, however, don’t always have that opportunity. Equestrians know that winter means is time to dig out that fleece blankets for horses you’ve been storing all summer. You even know that really cold weather means layers for both your and your horse’s warmth. […]
- Walter Chandoha, Photographer Whose Specialty Was Cats, Dies at 98
A stray kitten appropriately named Loco started Mr. Chandoha on an unexpected career. By the time he died, he had taken some 90,000 cat pictures. [...]
- More Pet Insurance Policies Are Being Sold. But Are They Worth the Cost?
Consumer advocates say pet owners should bring a healthy skepticism when shopping for insurance. [...]
- California Forces Pet Stores to Sell Only Dogs and Cats From Shelters
A law that took effect on Tuesday makes California the first state to bar the sale of dogs, cats and rabbits that do not come from shelters or rescue [...]
- Are Animals Getting Better at Acting?
Naturalistic pet performers, in movies like “Can You Ever Forgive Me?” and “Widows,” are making Toto look like a hack. [...]
- More Pets, Fewer Allergies
Children who live with cats and dogs when they are infants are less likely to develop allergies later in childhood [...]