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‘Keep Animals Indoors on Bonfire Night’

‘Keep Animals Indoors on Bonfire Night’

Whilst bonfire night can be great fun for us humans, latest advice has revealed that it probably isn’t quite so fun for our furry little friends.

Caring For Your Pets In The Winter

Caring For Your Pets In The Winter

Well, it’s that time of the year again: the rain is pouring down and it’s dark by the time we finish work. In order to ensure that you’re doing all you can in the winter months to take care of your furry friends, we here at simply pet insurance have come up with some hints and tips to help you take care of your pets during the winter:

Cancelling Pet Insurance Is A ‘False Economy’

Cancelling Pet Insurance Is A ‘False Economy’

In the wake of worrying recent figures regarding people cancelling their pet insurance as a result of attempting to save money in the recession, NFU has sent out a warning to anyone with pets that this tactic could end up actually costing the pet owner more money.

Recognising Bladder Problems In Cats

Recognising Bladder Problems In Cats

It’s not necessarily something that’s obvious, but every year bladder problems are one of the biggest illnesses for our feline friends, and unfortunately some of them can be fatal. Because of this, Simply Pet Insurance has come up with some hints and tips to help you recognize the symptoms in order to ensure that any potential problems are dealt with as early as possible:

Avoiding Pet-ty Jealousy

Avoiding Pet-ty Jealousy

If you’re planning to own more than one animal, then it’s fairly inevitable that at some point or another you may have to deal with your older pet’s jealousy at the newer pet. Because of this, the experts at Simply Pet Insurance have come up with some hints and tips to help you minimize the green-eyed monster:

Caring For Your Pet On Halloween

Caring For Your Pet On Halloween

There’s no denying that Halloween can be great fun for people: plenty of chances to drink and party too much! However, for our pet friends, Halloween can actually be potentially dangerous. That’s why the experts at simply pet insurance have come up with some tips to help you ensure your pet’s safety this Halloween:

Tips On Caring For Hamsters

Tips On Caring For Hamsters

When choosing pets for your children, it can be tricky to decide which animal is most suitable. For your younger children, however, hamsters are a great choice: they’re cute, and fairly safe. However, they still take a bit of looking after, so these tips should help you:

Get the correct housing. Hamsters are comfortable living in either a metal cage, or a decent size plastic tank, which will enable them to have plenty of space to move around in. Remember to ensure that whatever housing space you choose, it has a removable lid or flap so that you can access the cage more easily for food replacement and cleaning.