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Pet Insurance Company '500% Upturn in Claims'

Pet Insurance Company '500% Upturn in Claims'

The UK’s leading pet insurance provider, Petplan is encouraging dog-owners to consider taking out dog insurance, after figures released show a 500% increase in third-party insurance claims. The recent report confirms the general consensus that Britons are more prepared than ever, to take pet owners to court to claim back damage costs. In 2008, Petplan […]

Average Vet Bill 'Now £598'

Average Vet Bill 'Now £598'

We talk a lot here at Simply Pet Insurance about vet bill increases but it seems as if our warnings are being backed up by research from around the pet insurance world with yet another insurer suggesting that average bills are now reaching almost £600 a year! Data from Saga Pet Insurance reveals that the […]

Pets Put to Sleep as Vet Bills Soar

Pets Put to Sleep as Vet Bills Soar

It may seem like a very unlikely occurance but incredibly a poll of vets has revealed that 56% of them have had to put pets down because their owners could not afford the vets bills to save them, a new survery has found. Furthermore, a staggering 88 per cent of vets claim that they have […]

Alternative Potions Bad for Pets

Alternative Potions Bad for Pets

Pet owners are today being warned to steer clear of so called ‘unproven remedies’ after concerns were raised by a top vet about things such asraspberry leaf tablets. Dr Wedderburn said to exercise caution, because his colleagues who specialise in herbal pet remedies have some reservations about raspberry leaf. “Apparently a researcher in the United […]

Top 10 Reasons for Pet Insurance at Christmas

Top 10 Reasons for Pet Insurance at Christmas

Accidents and dietary indiscretion are among the top reasons why pet owners spend Christmas Day at the veterinarian’s office, according to Veterinary Pet Insurance, which analyzed claims submitted in 2008 for pets treated on Dec. 25. More than 200 of VPI’s policyholders spent the holiday at the clinic. The top five reasons: gastritis or enteritis, […]

Pet Insurance Better than Human?

Pet Insurance Better than Human?

An online article at USA Today’s web site raised the question of whether or not pet health insurance was run more effectively than human health insurance. Their argument was that health insurance companies could learn a lot from the companies running most of the pet insurance programs available on the market. For starters, pet insurance […]

Pet Insurance 'The Best Christmas Gift'

Pet Insurance 'The Best Christmas Gift'

For many, it can be difficult to select and provide a gift that is needed and will be cherished for a long time. As the abundance of holiday giving is upon us, Simply Pet Insurance suggests providing the gift of good pet health. It could be the very best gift for a family member, your […]

How to Choose Pet Insurance

How to Choose Pet Insurance

Pet insurance policies are something we obviously talk a lot about here at Simply Pet Insurance and for good reason – they can save you an absolute fortune in vets bills IF YOU BUY THE RIGHT POLICY! Our advice is all based around giving you the very latest information to help you become a smarter […]