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Pet insurance and pre-existing conditions

Friday, August 6th, 2021
At Petplan, a pre-existing condition will never stop your pet from getting pet insurance coverage. While your pet’s pre-existing condition will not be eligible for cover, you will still be covered for all other issues

What is ‘Covered for Life’?

Friday, August 6th, 2021
New Zealand is a nation of animal lovers, almost more so than anywhere else in the world. In fact, according to the recent Companion Animals New Zealand 2020 report, our 4.35 million pets nearly outnumber people! The sur

Is your pet’s name making you vulnerable to cyber-criminals?

Wednesday, April 14th, 2021
With such a technology and online–focused world, passwords have become an annoying necessity in life.  We are always forgetting them, we are being constantly asked to change them, and worse; we are now bei

How to keep your pets safe during the Easter holidays

Thursday, April 1st, 2021
Easter is a busy time for veterinary clinics. While kids are searching for baskets of treats and eggs hidden by the Easter bunny, some pets get into mischief and eat things they shouldn’t.     Common Easter foods l

Ways to keep your dog cool this Summer

Tuesday, December 8th, 2020
While the Summer period is a fun and exciting time, it could end up in catastrophe for our four-legged family members. It’s important to understand exactly how heat affects your dog’s body and the healthiest ways of