Breed Spotlight: Komondor
Life Expectancy: 10-12 years Dog Breed Group: Working group Weight:…
All pets need added protection; however, senior pets (pets 10 years and older) are more at risk therefore additional protection in the form of pet insurance is crucial.
Senior pets run a higher risk for complications including arthritis, diabetes, kidney disease and cancer. All of these conditions are treatable under the care of a licensed veterinarian. Pet parents can work with their vet to treat these conditions, and in some situations, reverse the illness.
To help offset the cost of future vet bills, pet owners should consider pet insurance. Pet insurance, especially for senior pets (ages 10 and older), will help reimburse expenses from illnesses such as:
PetFirst, a leading provider of pet insurance across the United States, offers plans for dogs and cats ages eight weeks and older. Pet insurance plans can be customized to meet the needs of both the pet and the pet parent. Specific plans are available for senior dogs and cats too. For more information on a pet insurance policy tailored to your senior pet’s needs, visit www.petfirst.com.