Heâ€™s self-reliant, spurns affection, comes home late and never tells you where heâ€™s beenâ€¦ remind you of anyone? Give your cat the space he needs and youâ€™ll both be happy. From the PetPeople magazine features archive.
It may be a stereotype, but thereâ€™s no denying that women and cats seem to go together. Is it simply because theyâ€™re inherently feminine and sensual â€“ or is there more to it? Iâ€™ve long been fascinated by the bond between people and pets, and recently conducted a survey about ownersâ€™ relationships with their moggies. A massive 96 per cent of the respondents were women. Which is not to say that men donâ€™t like cats, itâ€™s just that women are more likely to talk about them.
Thinking of adopting a rescue animal? Here's some expert advice from animal behaviourist Dr David Sands. From the PetPeople magazine features archive.â€¨
There are many thousands of pets in the UK in need of a good home and the decision adopt a rescue pet is usually a hugely rewarding one. But, while every animal has its individual requirements and temperament to consider, there are a few additional factors to bear in mind when you take ownership of your new
Should the worst happen and you need to make a claim against your Petplan policy, we will do everything we can to settle your claim quickly and with as little fuss as possible. Here are the five easy steps to making a claim.
Step 1Download a claim form at www.petplan.co.uk/claims, where you can also find helpful advice on how to fill the form in, and even track the progress of your claim. Alternatively, you can request a claim form by calling 0845 074 3030.
Step 2Fill in the form (your vet needs to fill it in too) and get it back to us as soon as possible. We'll need a few simple details,
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.