Black Cat

Black Cat Awareness Month

October 28th, 2020
Over the years black cats have become a symbol of bad luck, especially for those who are superstitious. It is believed that superstition began around the Middle Ages in Europe and spread to America. People started to see

How to determine your Horse’s fair market value and why it is important?

June 9th, 2020
Every horse owner would say that they could not put a price tag on their horse’s life. However, when taking out an insurance policy for your horse, it is imperative to firstly understand the type of insurance policy yo

How do I Care for my Pet during COVID-19?

April 16th, 2020
We are living in unprecedented times; the Coronavirus/Covid-19 crisis is having an impact on all of us and now more than ever we have to mindful of one another and support each other as best as we can. The situation is e

How do you Keep Pets Safe during the Easter Period?

April 9th, 2020
The Easter period can be fun and exciting for families, especially kids, however this time of year can pose some dangers to pets. When decorating, baking and preparing for an Easter egg hunt, pet owners should familiaris

Aging Horses

March 23rd, 2020
Defining a horses age is an interesting task as age can be classified in different ways. At age 10, a previous racehorse is old but at a dressage is young. Generally, once a horse reaches late 20’s it is then classifie

Five Ways to Bond with your Bird

March 19th, 2020
The biggest mistake owners can make is leaving their bird in it’s cage. Birds are not meant to be part of the furniture, left to sit in their cage for the rest of their lives. It is important to let your bird out a

Kitten Health

March 16th, 2020
A new kitten can be an amazing experience for everyone involved. They’re adorable, fluffy and are yet to have sharp claws. These little bundles of joy can put a smile on even the hardest person. Looking after a new kit

4 Things to Consider Before you Buy a Pet Turtle

March 12th, 2020
For all the apartment-dwellers out there who dream of owning a pet but have heartless landlords who won’t allow them to keep a dog or cat, I have a solution for you: a turtle! Although it might not bear much resemblanc

7 Signs You’ve Found The Perfect Dog Name

March 9th, 2020
Picking the best name for your new pooch is a stressful challenge to take on for new pet owners and experienced ones alike. Unlike human children, you don’t run the risk of them being bullied for their names (as far as

Teaching your Pup to Swim

March 5th, 2020
Not all dogs take to water so easily, many have to be taught a few basic lessons before they dive on in and paddle around. Petcover will take you through some tips and lessons that you can do with your pup to get them re