It’s Pasta Joke For Garfield – Can Cats Really Eat Lasagne?

Posted on May 9, 2024 at 3:56 pm by The Insurance Emporium

It’s fair to say that we’re a nation of pet lovers with over half of the UK’s population owning a pet. Dogs are the most common pet with 36% of Brits owning one while 29% of households own a cat. With many of us pet owners, over recent years we’ve seen a growing trend of […]

Tags: Cats, Pet Poisoning, Toxic Food, What Food Can Cats Eat


WOOD, SWEAT AND TEES – EXERCISES FOR GOLFERS

Posted on May 7, 2024 at 11:57 am by The Insurance Emporium

Traditionally, golf isn’t a sport you’d associate with working out, while it has many health benefits, and can be physically demanding, it’s not something you need to be in peak physical fitness for. But it doesn’t matter if you’re a pro or an amateur, as a golfer you’re always looking for ways to improve your […]

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EAT LIKE A HORSE – FOODS THAT HORSES CAN AND CAN’T EAT

Posted on April 26, 2024 at 9:54 am by The Insurance Emporium

We love our horses; there are currently 847,000 horses in the UK alone, and we love making them happy and giving them treats. But despite the well-known saying ‘eat like a horse’, you can’t just give a horse anything to eat, apart from the fact that they’re herbivores, they have a very complicated digestive system. […]

Tags: equine, horse, horse food, horse health


On The Road Again: What Is The Safest Way For A Dog To Travel In The Car?

Posted on April 24, 2024 at 2:51 pm by The Insurance Emporium

At some point you will likely travel somewhere with your dog whether that’s to the vet or perhaps the beach for a coastal walk. However, ahead of travelling with a furry companion it’s important to be aware of what rules apply to you as a both a car and pet owner. Rule 57 of the […]

Tags: dog, dog ownership, dog safety, pet, travelling with a dog


THE FACTS BEHIND THE SLOBBER – WHY DO DOGS LICK US?

Posted on April 17, 2024 at 11:56 am by The Insurance Emporium

As any dog owner knows, we love our dogs, they’re part of the family. We give them special names and sing to them, we let them take up most of the bed and buy them their favourite treats; we plan our social lives around them and secretly judge people on whether or not they love […]

Tags: dog, dog ownership, pet, pet health


SAVING FACE – OUR TOP TIPS FOR GREAT PORTRAIT PHOTOGRAPHY

Posted on April 15, 2024 at 11:20 am by The Insurance Emporium

Portraits have been around for thousands of years; some of the earliest examples include reconstructed skulls that were found in the Middle East dating back to between 9000 and 6000BC, and long before we became obsessed with selfies, royalty and members of the aristocracy would sit for hours having their portrait painted. Fortunately, portraits are […]

Tags: camera, camera photography, portrait photography


Making Waves: The Insurance Emporium Backs Angling Trust Anglers Against Litter Campaign

Posted on April 12, 2024 at 4:21 pm by The Insurance Emporium

Here at The Insurance Emporium, we are proud to announce that we have become a supporting sponsor of the Angling Trust Anglers Against Litter campaign. Having become a Trade Association member of the Angling Trust in 2023, this extended partnership marks a positive step in both our organisations’ commitment to the conservation of the nation’s […]

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EAT, SLEEP, RIDE, REPEAT – A GUIDE TO YOUR FIRST BIKEPACKING TRIP

Posted on April 12, 2024 at 11:34 am by The Insurance Emporium

Ask any cyclist what they like about cycling and they’ll probably use words such as ‘freedom’ and ‘adventure’; there’s nothing like that feeling you get when you head off on your bike in the fresh air; just you, your bike, and the open road – the possibilities are endless. It takes us back to our […]

Tags: bikepacking, bikepacking trip, Cycle


Pitch Perfect – 5 Of The Best UK Campsites Near The Sea

Posted on April 4, 2024 at 4:53 pm by The Insurance Emporium

One of the many joys of owning a touring caravan is having the freedom to head off to the coast with your very own holiday home in tow, packed with all your home comforts. There’s nothing nicer than pitching up near the sea and sitting outside your caravan with a cup of tea, watching the […]

Tags: Caravan, holiday, touring caravan


A Day At The Races – Previous Grand National Winners

Posted on March 26, 2024 at 12:24 pm by The Insurance Emporium

A major fixture on any racing fan’s calendar, the Grand National is held annually at Aintree racecourse, near Liverpool. It first took place in 1839 and has become part of British culture; often referred to as the ‘ultimate test of horse and rider’ due to the distance and the large fences, many of which have […]

Tags: horse, horse insurance, horse riding