LUNGWORM OUTBREAK IN THE UK: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW!

Once widely believed to have been limited to the south of England and Wales, lungworm has spread to all areas of the UK, including the north of England and Scotland. Dogs are one of the primary hosts of lungworm, a parasite which can be fatal to your furry friends if ingested. Here’s what you need […]


LIVING WITH A CAT IN AN APARTMENT: HOW TO MAKE IT WORK

Being a cat parent comes with many fantastic rewards! However, living alongside a feline in a smaller flat can also come with a few challenges. Whether you’re welcoming a cat into your flat, or looking to move with your furry friend, we’ve got some helpful tips to make living with a cat in an apartment […]


HOW TO KEEP YOUR CAT SAFE ON BONFIRE NIGHT

Bonfire Night is an event many people look forward to every year! Your cat, however, might not share the same enthusiasm for fireworks and bonfires. This is because their hearing is so much more sensitive than ours. They also won’t understand why there’s so much noise, and could perceive it as something dangerous. Find out […]


13 REASONS TO ADOPT A BLACK CAT

Every cat owner is aware of just how great felines can be! It’s a sad fact, however, that there are always so many kitties in shelters awaiting adoption. This especially applies to black cats, who seem to have a harder time finding a new home than their more colourful counterparts. We’re not sure why this […]


YOUR STORY: DUKE THE BOXER

All pet owners know that it’s never nice to see your furry friend in discomfort. Fortunately, if you spot a problem early, it can often be easier to nip it in the bud. That was the case for Duke, the six-year-old Boxer, who was recently diagnosed with an abnormal growth of bone in his spine. […]


APARTMENT LIFE! 5 TIPS FOR LIVING WITH YOUR DOG IN A FLAT

Owning a dog can lead to some magical adventures for you and your pup! Living in an apartment, however, could introduce some unique challenges for you and your canine companion. If you live in a flat and are thinking of getting a dog, or you’re a dog owner looking to move into a flat, here […]


YOUR STORY: THOMAS THE MOGGIE

Every pet owner knows how important a furry friend can be to their family, which is why it can be so difficult when they’re no longer around. Unfortunately, this is what happened to the Cook family and their cat, 14-year-old moggie, Tom Thomas, recently, after he became unwell. We’ve spoken to Mandy Cook to find […]


HOW TECHNOLOGY IS IMPROVING VETERINARY CARE

As time goes on, healthcare is consistently improving, and this is no different when it comes to our cats and dogs! With the rise of technology, veterinary care is improving too, allowing us to provide more effective treatments when our furry friends have an accident or fall ill. At The Insurance Emporium, we know how […]


WHAT TYPE OF DOG OWNER ARE YOU?

If you share life’s adventures with a canine companion, chances are you’ll meet many other dogs and their owners! Just like pooches, dog owners come in all different varieties, all with their own unique traits and personalities. That’s why we’ve put together our guide to the different types of dog owners! Do you see yourself […]


WHAT IS SEASONAL CANINE ILLNESS?

Late summer and autumn, with their warmer temperatures, but without the scorching sun of July, can be a fantastic time to make the most of adventures with your dog! But they can also come with an increased risk of Seasonal Canine Illness (SCI). Although SCI remains rare in the UK, it can be fatal if […]