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Petplan Insurance Reviews: Is It The Most Comprehensive?

Pug with bone in mouth

Petplan was our #1 pick for pet insurance for several years in a row due to its outstanding customer service, excellent coverage and low prices. However, competitors stepped up and offered more coverage for less money, pushing Petplan down out of the top 3. Several years ago, Petplan changed its underwriter, which caused a whirlwind of complaints from existing customers. Complaints revolve mainly around premiums increasing drastically and in some cases even doubling for existing customers…

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Dog Toilet 101: Why Your Dog May Need One

Dog sitting on toilet reading paper: Does Your Dog Need a Dog Toilet?

Housetraining is part of being a responsible pet parent, but for some dog owners this task can come with obstacles and headaches. Adjusting to and overcoming these challenges can be difficult on both the dog and the owner. Thankfully, recent developments in the dog toilet industry offer pet owners more options…

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Trupanion vs Healthy Paws: A Pet Insurance Showdown

Trupanion vs Healthy Paws

Pet insurance is a great proactive solution if you sign up before a health emergency arises for your dog. It’s your responsibility to think ahead in case something bad were to happen to your dog. Could you afford a cancer diagnosis for your dog? Perhaps Trupanion or Healthy Paws is the solution you need to reduce your financial risk. Find out which pet insurance provider is the top dog. We compare features and give you a side by side quote comparison to show you the different options…

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Trupanion vs Petplan: Compare Price, Coverage And More

Trupanion vs Petplan

Always take your dog to the vet if you think they are ill or injured. You shouldn’t have to choose between your wallet and your pet’s health. That’s why they offer pet insurance! Sign up for pet insurance so you don’t have to think twice when an animal emergency arises or take money from your savings to pay for your dog’s expensive vet bills…

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Embrace vs Healthy Paws: Who’s Top Dog?

Embrace vs Healthy Paws

Do you have pet insurance? Those veterinarian bills can get pretty expensive, especially if your new pup likes to make frequent visits. Just the normal vaccines can get pricey! Maybe Embrace or Healthy Paws can help you out. Read Embrace vs Healthy Paws to find out how these companies can help reduce your vet bills, especially in times of emergency. Maybe they can even keep your pup healthy…

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Petplan vs Pets Best: Who’s Best In Class?

Trupanion vs Petplan

Petplan and Pets Best are 2 of the best pet insurance companies offering great coverage, competitive prices and quick claim repayments. So how do you choose between the two? As always, be sure to get your own quote to get an idea of what each will cost you. Additionally, consider the criteria we’ve laid out in this comparison below…

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Healthy Paws vs Pets Best: A Tight Race to the Finish

This is the tightest race we had this year in our rankings, but in the end we chose a winner between Healthy Paws and Pets Best. We explain our reasonings, but want to remind you that you should always get quotes for your specific dog because if coverage is similar (as it is for these 2 companies), then price may play a larger role in your decision making process along with customer service…

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