Know Your Pet Safe Cleaning Products

We all know how great it feels to have a big spring clean and get the house feeling fresh! What many people don’t consider, however, is the effect that household cleaning products can have on pets. Many of these cleaning products contain ingredients which can be harmful, or even deadly to your cats and dogs. […]


Lucy’s Law Comes into Effect

Last year, Lucy’s Law was passed, banning the sale of kittens and puppies from third parties. On April 6th 2020, Lucy’s Law came into effect, named after a Cavalier King Charles Spaniel, Lucy, who died in 2016 after being kept in terrible conditions on a puppy farm in Wales. Here’s everything you need to know […]


Pets and Kids: how to make it work

Whether you grow to become a dog or a cat person, growing up with pets can be a really rewarding experience for children. A pet can be a child’s best friend, teaching them compassion, empathy and responsibility! To keep a happy home, though, it’s important to establish the right relationship between your kids and your […]


THE DANGERS OF DOG POISONING

Dogs bring so much joy into our lives, that it can be hard to see them feeling unwell. Aside from medical conditions, one common reason for a trip to the vets is poisoning. Here at The Insurance Emporium, we receive numerous claims for poisoning every year, so we know that it can be a serious […]


TRAVELLING WITH YOUR DOG: IMPORTANT TIPS

We all love getting away on holiday, and many of us want our dogs to be able to join in on the fun! Travelling with pets, however, will take some extra planning and preparation. To help make the process easier, we’re sharing some important tips on travelling with your dog. Find out what you’ll need […]


LUCY’S LAW – KITTEN AND PUPPY FARM BAN IN ENGLAND

Lucy’s Law has been passed, and will come into effect in England in April 2020! The new legislation is set to ban the sale of kittens and puppies from third parties, requiring buyers to deal directly with breeders. The aim of the law is to put an end to the horrible conditions in puppy farms […]


5 SUMMERTIME PET HAZARDS

Summer is a wonderful time for pet owners! Longer days and shorter nights can lead to some magical adventures for you and your pets. But the warm weather can come with some potential dangers for your furry friends. That’s why we’ve put together a list of common summertime hazards for your pet. Read on for […]


DOGS OVERHEATING IN CARS – THE LIFE-THREATENING DANGERS OF HEATSTROKE

Spring is well underway, the weather’s warming up, and the Great British summer is fast approaching! The warm weather brings the opportunity for some magical adventures for you to share with your pets, from picturesque walks in the countryside to mouth-watering back garden barbecues. But the warm weather can bring with it some potentially life-threatening […]


9 WAYS TO MAKE YOUR HOME A HAVEN FOR CATS!

Welcoming a cat into your home is a magical and exciting time. Your new furry friend has a whole new domain to explore and they’ll find themselves with the devoted love of a new family! Despite this being an amazing time for you and your moggie, their countless adventures in their new home could lead […]