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Pet Insurance Tips

Take a break from boring insurance speak and browse our helpful pet insurance tips and articles. Here, we’ll cover everything from interesting claim stories to the most common and expensive pet illness trends.

All this info has been pulled straight from actual policyholder data, meaning you get an accurate representation of real-life pet insurance trends. So, whether you’re new to pet insurance or just want to sharpen your knowledge, these tips will give you all the insight you need!

Pet Insurance and Cancer

Cancer is the number one disease-related cause of death for…

by PetFirst
10 months ago

No Sneezing Matter; Symptoms and Triggers of Allergies in Dogs

Does your dog bite or lick his paws?  Does he…

by PetFirst
1 year ago

Common Pet Poisons Hiding In Your Home

We all want the best for our pets.  Even the…

by PetFirst
1 year ago

Things to Consider Before Getting a Puppy

What’s not to love about puppies?  They make people smile,…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

Three Important Reasons Indoor Cats Need Pet Insurance

If you are an owner of a cat that spends…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

3 Pieces of Pet Health Info All Pet Owners Should Know

While there is no guarantee that any pet will live…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

A Look at the Most Expensive, Common Claims

Everyday PetFirst receives numerous claims for various conditions. We want…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

Claim Tales: Rachel’s Scare

The seven-year old cat formally known as 'Rachel Sunshine' never…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

Natural Disaster Preparedness

As hurricane season approaches, we want to make sure we…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

Exclusion Confusion: Understanding Pre-Existing Conditions

Did you know the number one exclusion for pet insurance…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

Prevention with Pet Insurance

Accidents and illnesses aren’t always predictable, but routine prevention can…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

Should I Buy Pet Insurance for My Senior Dog?

If you're the pet parent of an older dog, you…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

Pet Insurance Awareness Series: Growing the 1%

September is Pet Health Insurance Month! Throughout the month of…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

What You Need to Know About Pre-existing Conditions

Last month, you voted to read about tips and tricks…

by PetFirst
2 years ago

Trick Question: Pet Insurance or Savings Account?

Maybe your dog doesn’t need surgery, though. Maybe your dog…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

What Drove Me to Look for Pet Insurance? Guest Blogger: Danielle Salice

After losing my first Boxer at age 4 to kidney…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Pet Insurance Analysis: Most Insured Dog & Cat Breeds

  In the United States, it’s almost uncommon not to…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Can you Write Off Pet Surgery?

It's no surprise that Americans love our pets and aren't…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

How to Ask Your Employer for Pet Insurance

Pet insurance is one of the fastest-growing benefits that employers…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

PetFirst Pet Insurance vs. Veterinary Discount Plans: What You Must Understand

As discussed in a prior article, PetFirst, like insurance companies…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Why Every Pet Owner Should Have Pet Insurance

- Guest Blogger: Danielle Salice Ask yourself when a pet…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

What Drove Me To Buy Pet Insurance – Guest Blogger: Danielle Salice

After losing my first Boxer at age 4 to kidney…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Is Pet Insurance Better Than A Savings Account?

Watch the video below illustrate the difference between having a…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Medical Prescriptions – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Over-Insuring Your Pet – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Aging Ear & Eye Conditions – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Injuries Caused by Housemates – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Dermatological Conditions – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Periodontal Disease – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Extended Wait On Orthopedic Conditions – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Vaccinatable Diseases – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

5 Reasons Your New Kitten Needs Pet Insurance

  The curiosity of the average cat is well known,…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

5 Reasons Your Puppy Needs Pet Insurance

  Getting a new puppy is pretty high up on…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Holistic/Alternative Therapies – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Bilateral Conditions – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Exam Fee Coverage – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Enrollment by Specific Age for Hip Dysplasia Coverage – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Spay/Neuter Clauses – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Annual Care Requirements – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Exam or Records Required for Enrollment – Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Plan Matters

In our series - Why The Fine Print In Your…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Why The Fine Print In Your Pet Insurance Policy Matters

No one likes reading the fine print of an insurance…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

A Short List of the Most Expensive Pooches to Insure

Approximately 46.3 million U.S. households own a dog, but not…

by PetFirst
3 years ago

Ask These Questions When Shopping for a Pet Insurance Plan

A recent report showed that Americans spent a record $56…

by PetFirst
4 years ago

Puppy Health Insurance is a Great Idea, and Here are 5 Reasons Why

Approximately 46.3 million households in the Unites States own a…

by PetFirst
4 years ago

The Pros and Cons of Purchasing Insurance for Your Pet

The very first pet insurance policy in the U.S. was…

by PetFirst
4 years ago

Don’t Worry, Pet Insurance Is NOTHING Like Human Health Insurance

There are so many good reasons to invest in pet…

by PetFirst
4 years ago

Four Reasons You Need to Consider Investing in Cat Insurance

With a population of approximately 76.5 million cats, the U.S.…

by PetFirst
4 years ago

Why Your Pet Needs Health Insurance

As far as human wellness goes, one of the best…

by PetFirst
4 years ago

Protecting Farm Dogs and Your Investment

Dogs can be a critical part of a farm's workforce…

by PetFirst
5 years ago

Dog with Nine Lives and a Great Pet Insurance Plan has Stories to Share

PetFirst pet insurance reimburses pet owner more than $2,400 for…

by PetFirst
6 years ago

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