We use cookies to help us improve website user experience. By continuing to use this site or closing this panel, you agree to our use of cookies. See our cookie policy

Please be advised our Fair Processing Notice has been updated. If you would like to know more please click here.

Our blog

Welcome to Petplan’s blog, a space where you can read up on the latest pet-news, find out interesting facts and tips about keeping your pets happy and healthy, and share your views on hot topics.

Pets with style: The most stylish, groomed pets on social media

Pets with style: The most stylish, groomed pets on social media
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Dog Cat Rabbit
August was an exciting month here at Petplan UK, as with much anticipation we officially joined the Instagram community! From vet-approved advice and top pet tips, to community pet stories and cuteness overload, feel free to explore our Instagram page and give us a follow @petplan_uk. Take a scroll for all things fluffy and if you have a special pet story to share with us, get involved in the action and hashtag

Your Pet’s Vet Visit: How to Keep Them Calm

Your Pet’s Vet Visit: How to Keep Them Calm
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Dog Cat
We know the vet is focused on helping our fluffy best friends feel better, our pets often become frustrated as they don’t understand why they need to visit a different place whilst feeling under the weather. For some pets and owners, vet appointments can become an equally dreaded experience, however there are thankfully different ways in which you can help reduce negative emotions on check-up day and introduce the calm...

5 of the World’s Rarest Dog Breeds

5 of the World’s Rarest Dog Breeds
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Dog
It’s difficult to pin a number on the amount of dog breeds that exist around the globe today. From the miniature but mighty Chihuahua to the big softie Golden Retriever, there are plenty breeds to choose from when seeking the perfect canine companion. However, no matter how many mutts you think you recognise, there are some lesser-known doggies which you may have never even heard of.

Bunnies on the Big Screen

Bunnies on the Big Screen
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Rabbit
Rabbits have been starring in the spotlight for over a century, from cuddly sidekicks to adventurous troublemakers. No matter what your preferred movie genre may be, everyone can think of at least one famed furry character from the silver screen.

Things to consider when taking your pet on holiday

Things to consider when taking your pet on holiday
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Dog Cat
Petplan explores some ideas for making your break as stress-free as possible, whether you're taking your pet with you or not...
Lightbulb

Look no further

We are pet specialists and have an unrivaled knowledge of pet health and unlike many other insurers. That's why we've designed our policies to cover as many conditions as possible, and are able to pay 97% of all the claims we receive.