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Petplan’s favourite pet quotes and sayings of all time

Petplan’s favourite pet quotes and sayings of all time
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From Ancient Egyptian Pharaohs to modern day pet owners, cats, dogs and other domesticated animals have always inspired people from all walks of life.

Great books have been written – such as White Fang or Black Beauty – and some classic films have been made – such as Beethoven’s Big Break.

However, the thing most people are inspired to do by their pets is talk about them. So, with that in mind, here are a few of our favourite pet quotes and sayings of all time…

Pets in the news: heart-warming dogs and walkies with drones

Pets in the news: heart-warming dogs and walkies with drones
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Whether it’s hero cats or surfing spaniels, pets will always fill newspaper columns and television airtime.

May has been no different, with dozens of great stories from around the world showing just how much we continue to be obsessed with animals and their behaviour.

Here are a few of our favourite silly stories and cockle-warming tales…

Petplan April prize draw winner: Wild Acre Rescue

Petplan April prize draw winner: Wild Acre Rescue
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Petplan’s monthly £500 prize draw continues to help dozens of charities continue their great work – and this month’s winners, Wild Acre Rescue, are a brilliant example.

Based in Cradley Heath in the West Midlands, Wild Acre Rescue takes ill-treated, abandoned and homeless animals into care with the aim of moving them into ‘forever homes’.

We spoke to one of the founders of the charity, Angela Gelenscer, to find out more about their work…

Hounds for Heroes assistance dogs takeover Petplan!

Hounds for Heroes assistance dogs takeover Petplan!
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Hounds for Heroes does amazing work providing specially trained assistance dogs to injured and disabled men and women of both the UK Armed Forces and the Emergency Services.

But don't just take our word for it - see what EJ, a Hounds for Heroes assistance dog, has to say...

What's the most common name for a cat insured by Petplan?

What's the most common name for a cat insured by Petplan?
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Petplan insure thousands of animals in all shapes and sizes – from diminutive dogs to huge horses and everything in between.

To find out more about our community, watch this brilliant new video where you can discover what the most common name for a cat owner is, what the oldest animal we insure is, and loads of other interesting facts...

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