Archive for the ‘Dog’ Category


January is Walk Your Dog Month!

Saturday, January 16th, 2021
January is Walk Your Dog Month and what better way to kick start your New Year Resolutions by walking off some of that festive food and drink? We’re lucky Walk Your Dog Month falls in summer, the perfect time for you a

Top 10 tips on how to keep your pets calm this New Years Eve

Wednesday, December 30th, 2020
Did you know that firework scares can have a long lasting effect on your pet? There’s nothing more spectacular than a fireworks display to bring in the New Year. We may love them, but many of our pets don’t. For our

How can I keep my pets safe over the Christmas Period

Friday, December 11th, 2020
Everyone loves the holiday season – the traditions, the decorations, the get-togethers, the food! At Petcover we want to ensure the holidays are a great time for everyone in your family – including your pet. If you h

What are the signs of a snake bite in pets

Wednesday, December 9th, 2020
The warmer weather sees an increase in snake sightings, meaning our cats and dogs are more at risk than any other time of the year. Due to snakes being much more active, pet owners need to be more cautious and put in saf

How to keep your dog cool in the heat?

Friday, December 4th, 2020
  We all know how dangerous too much heat can be for dogs but it’s important to understand exactly how heat affects your dog’s body and the healthiest ways of keeping them cool. When is it too hot for my dog? Ex

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

Thursday, 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?

Thursday, 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

7 Signs You’ve Found The Perfect Dog Name

Monday, 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

Thursday, 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

A Closer look at our Superior Plans

Thursday, February 27th, 2020
Choosing the right plan for you and your pet can be overwhelming with the number of options now available. It is important to remember that not all pet insurance policies provide the same cover. Petcover’s Superior Pla