The pet insurance is not compulsory insurance, unless the customer owns a dog considered potentially dangerous. However, pet insurance is recommended as the owner of the animal is liable to third parties or others for loss or damages resulting goods.
For this reason, insurance companies offer Liability insurance for dogs and cats under various insurance arrangements. Among the modalities most common hiring pet insurance are:
- Liability for animals
- Liability family that includes animal
- Home insurance with specific coverage for pets
The ignorance that many homeowners have about diseases, syndromes and health problems that can make your puppy can lead to death, so always comes with a bit of information to prevent incidents that could cost the health of your puppy.
Stomach torsion is one of those fairly unknown syndromes, but very common in dogs, and can be avoided with special attention to the food your puppy and how to eat it. Stomach torsion or bloat syndrome character is very grave that can present your puppy and to be treated with utmost urgency, as in a few hours, could cause death.
Gastric torsion is just the rotation of the stomach on itself caused by the inability of the ligaments hold the stomach, causing a collapse in the bloodstream that prevents blood from reaching the vital organs causing death within hours. Continue reading
Health insurance for dogs has been around for many years. But until recently, the options for providers have been thin. A number of companies have entered the market in recent years to help fill this gap. These new companies provide a number of coverage options to suit your needs and budget family. Before choosing a dog insurance provider for your pet, you have to do your research. Here are some questions to consider when choosing the right provider for your loved one.
Is your dog purebred or mixed breed?
The dogs of mixed race are in fact easier and cheaper to insure because they are not a risk for many of the congenital and inherited diseases that are many pure breeds. And if your dog is a mixed breed and have no breed specific diseases to worry about, or maybe you want to choose a plan for ‘accident only’ which is the cheapest way to cover your pet.
Is there any inherent disease within or breed my dog?
If you have a purebred dog, knowing what diseases are inherent to their race and make sure those conditions are covered under the plan you are looking for. One of the problems with the old-school providers of dog insurance is never covered congenital diseases. If your dog came down with one of these diseases that are specific to race, trey denied your claim and left the veteran with bill and all subsequent bills for this disease. This leads to the next question you have to ask. Continue reading
Know what is normal and healthy and report any abnormalities to your veterinarian as soon as possible. He will always have the most up to date advice on all disorders that your puppy can grow to.
Eyes: Should be bright and spotless. Any secretion in the corners of the eyes should be gently removed with a cotton swab soaked in warm water with cleaning movements out of the eye.
Ears: Should be clean and free of odors and secretions. Ear problems are painful and can cause hearing loss if left untreated. Continue reading