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Pet insurance plays an important part in keeping your four legged friend fit and healthy and provides peace of mind should the unexpected happen. At Vetsure, we believe you should never have to compromise on your Pet’s health.

There are many things you can do to keep your friend happy and healthy. Our network of trusted vets provide check-ups and preventative healthcare solutions (such as worming and flea treatments) to help ensure the health and happiness of your Pet. They can also offer advice about nutrition, behaviour and many other aspects of pet care. In addition to the routine care you provide your furry friend, we have worked together with our network of vets to bring you a variety of information to assist you in taking care of your pet. We hope you will find these articles useful whether you are deciding on a name for your new pet, researching different breeds or just looking for helpful hints and tips.

Please browse our library of information below.

National Deaf Dog Awareness Week – 23rd- 27th September

Posted on 24/09/2019

It may not be a surprise to know just how important Guide Dogs are to their owners. They provide assistance to the blind and partially sighted and create a life changing bond for their owners. But what about if the dog itself is blind or partially sighted? Or what about if the dog is deaf […]

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Running with your dog

Posted on 21/08/2019

It is no secret that running is good for your health, and if you have a dog that’s bursting with lots of energy, it can be a fantastic workout for both of you. Not only is running great for getting some well-needed exercise in for yourself and your dog, but it’s perfect for building that […]

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Brushing your cat – All you need to know

Posted on 03/07/2019

There is still a large percentage of cat parents who do not know about the need to brush their cat. In fact, over 55% of pet owners have “never tried to brush them.” With a worrying amount of cat owners not aware of why and how they should brush their beloved kitty, Vetsure have provided […]

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Heatwave – Keeping your dog safe and cool

Posted on 27/06/2019

It’s no surprise that the weather in the UK is unpredictable; chopping and changing from rain, to sun to storm, to fog and back to rain again. So, when the UK gets a bit of heat, it’s only natural that we’re desperate to flock outside in our shorts and sunnies. Once you’re in the heat […]

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Animal rights awareness week

Posted on 21/06/2019

You may not be aware of this but 17th – 23rd June is Animal Rights Awareness Week. Whilst we know you all love your pets unconditionally; this week opens us up to understanding more about animal abuse and what measures we can put in place to stop animal cruelty. Every animal, from the big to […]

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What dangers you need to know about this Spring

Posted on 07/03/2019

Spring is an exciting time for a pet, there are new smells, new walks, and new friends to meet, but spring it also a time that can bring hazards to your pet’s wellbeing. These are some important things to look out for this spring.   Spring flowers can cause serious harm to your pet, daffodils […]

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Human food as dog food: why it is a problem

Posted on 18/02/2019

When it comes to weight gain, dogs aren’t too dissimilar from their human masters. Just like us, it’s easy for dogs to put on a few extra pounds if they consume too many calories and aren’t getting enough exercise, particularly as they get older.

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What can you do this National Cat Health Month

Posted on 11/02/2019

In 2018 the PDSA found there were 11.1 million pet cats in the UK, with only 81% of these cats being registered with a vet. With this month being National Cat Health Month, it serves as a healthy reminder to book an appointment at your local vet practice to check your cat’s health. Cats are […]

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How to help your child cope with the loss of a pet

Posted on 06/02/2019

Losing a pet can be a child’s first experience of death in their family, and they can find it incredibly hard to understand the concept. Below are our top tips on talking to your child and helping them to understand the concept of their pet dying or having to be to be euthanised. When you […]

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Fireworks – Keeping your Cat Calm

Posted on 02/11/2018

Cat fireworks

Cats are not thought to show sound sensitivities as dogs do, however they will be frightened by the loud bangs and flashes. We want to help you support your cat through the Firework season. Here are some of our top tips to keep your cat calm:

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