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Cat Insurance for Older Cats: Can Your Cat Be Covered?
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Cat Insurance for Older Cats: Can Your Cat Be Covered?

Every cat is a special companion, but we all have a special place in our heart for the cat in our lives who's getting on in her years. As cats get older, they begin to develop more health issues, and are put at a higher risk for contracting other potentially serious problems on top of that. Cat insurance for older cats can help you prepare for the new road ahead, and make sure that you're covered in the event that you're faced with significant veterinarian fees.

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Are Pet Wellness Plans More Affordable Than Insurance?

Many pet insurance companies and some corporate pet hospitals offer pet “wellness plans”. Below we will look at what is a pet wellness plan, how does it work, how does it compare to a pet insurance policy, what it covers, and if pet wellness plans are affordable. What is a Pet Wellness Plan? Wellness Plans, also referred to as Routine Care Plans, are somewhat similar to an insurance policy but can be more accurately compared to a discount membership.
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What's the Best Pet Insurance in Regards to Cost?

There are over 13 pet insurance companies on the market in North America and it can be very confusing to understand how to choose the best pet insurance for your dog or cat based on cost and different factors that affect costs. In addition, you want a company you can trust and one that will cover your claims if your pet were to become ill or have a problem.
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Different Ways of Buying Pet Insurance

Quality veterinary care can be expensive. Pet insurance can allow you to provide the best medical care for your pet in the case of a medical problem or emergency. Pet owners commonly ask questions about different ways of buying pet insurance. For example, some questions are about getting multi-pet insurance, understanding how multi-cat insurance works, understanding more about buying pet insurance with lifetime coverage, and how to get a lifetime pet insurance policy.
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Can You Get Multi-Cat Insurance?

Pet insurance can allow you to provide the best medical care possible for your cat in the case of an emergency or any medical problem that can occur. Pet insurance often has a deductible and after that is met, it will cover a percentage of your veterinary bills. The percent that the insurance company covers will depend on the company and the policy you choose.
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What is a Pet Insurance Policy With a Lifetime Cover?

Pet insurance can help you pay for expensive veterinary bills in the case your pet has a medical problem or emergency. Some pet insurance policies will also cover wellness care coverage such as vaccinations, fecal examinations, parasite control medications, heartworm prevention, flea control, anal gland expression, nail trims, prescription foods, and even dental cleanings.
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Can You Get Multi-Pet Insurance?

Pet insurance commonly covers emergencies and other medical problems. Most pet insurance companies also offer policies with wellness coverage that provides coverage for routine care such as vaccinations, flea control, heartworm prevention, fecal examinations, deworming medications, and much more. Pet insurance can help pet owners provide the best care for their pets by allowing them to make pet health care decisions based on the best care and not how much care costs.
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How to Get Lifetime Dog Insurance

What is Lifetime Dog Insurance? Lifetime dog insurance is a term used to describe a pet insurance policy that will provide coverage for the rest of a dog's life. Lifetime coverage is offered by some pet insurance companies and appears to be a term more commonly used in the United Kingdom. In the United States, many companies will include lifetime coverage in the policy by stating, “once a pet is enrolled, the policy won't be canceled except in cases of non-payment”.
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Does Medicaid Pay for Pets?

Table of Contents: What Is Medicaid and What Does It Cover How Can You Pay For Pet Bills When You're On Medicaid? Is Pet Insurance Right For You? Many pet owners wonder if Medicaid coverage applies to their pets and the associated costs of having a pet. First of all, let's discuss what Medicaid actually is, what it covers, and offer some tips on how to pay your pet's health care bills while on Medicaid.
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Is Pet Insurance Worth It for an Indoor Cat?

Table of Contents: Health Risks for Indoor Cats What Does Pet Insurance Cover? How Does Pet Insurance Work? More Pet Insurance Considerations How to Find the Right Pet Insurance for Your Cat There are many different species of cats, all ranging in size, color, and markings. Just as there are different species of cats, there are different kinds of cats.
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Dogs on a Dime: 7 Tips for Do the Best for Your Dog on a Budget

With the current financial situation not looking any better in the near future, we thought we would give you some easy and effective ways to save money for your dog. No, I'm not going to give you a recipe at how to make your own dog food, but some idea's you might not have thought of before or some things you may have forgotten about.
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4 Tips to Do the Best for Your Cat on a Budget

With the current financial situation not looking any better in the near future, we thought we would give you some easy and effective ways to save money for your cat. We aren't going to give you a recipe at how to make your own cat food, but some idea's you might not have thought of before or some things you may have forgotten about.
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9 Tips for Keeping Pet Costs Down During the Recession

The recession has caused many people (including pet lovers) to take a long hard look at their finances and encourage reevaluation of expenditures. With the increase in costs of many basic items and a recent record unemployment high - it may be important to consider ways you can cut corners at home. These corners may include pet care related costs.
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Impact of the Economy on Pets

When people fall on hard times, their animals often fall on hard times as well. It has never been more obvious though than with the recent economic recession and home foreclosure crisis. In cities where the job market is particularly bad, foreclosures are high - shelters and rescue groups are struggling with the sudden influx of abandoned and relinquished animals and also dealing with less adoptions.
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Don't Worry About Money When Your Best Friend is Sick

If the love of your life is ill, the last thing you want to worry over is money. Whether it's your husband, your child or dog, you want to focus all of your attention on being there for them. Most of us wouldn't dream of not having health insurance for our family. The thought of having to pay for a significant illness is terrifying.
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Dog Breeds that will Raise your Home Owners Insurance Rates

If you're a potential home owner with a breed of dog that is considered to have the potential for being aggressive, you may want to investigate insurance policies. These days, many insurance companies are being picky about what dogs there are willing to insure in a home owners insurance policy. Insurers state that these breed-specific policies are based on the fact that dog bites account for a quarter of all of all home-owner claims, costing around $321 million.
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Your Guide to the Costs of Pet Ownership

Pets are an integral part of our lives. They are our companions, confidants and, occasionally, saviors. They provide unconditional love and always seem to be there when we need them the most. In exchange, their health and well-being are our responsibility. Many people don't stop to think that owning a pet involves a financial as well as emotional commitment.
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Lifetime Costs of Cat Ownership

Kids have no idea how much they cost in real dollars. When you spell it out in words - one hundred and sixty-nine thousand dollars by current estimates - it really brings home just how expensive it is to raise a child to the age of 18. But dollars cannot measure the roller-coaster experience of raising children.
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Lifetime Costs of Dog Ownership

Kids have no idea how much they cost in real dollars. When you spell it out in words - one hundred and sixty-five thousand dollars by current estimates - it really brings home just how expensive it is to raise a child to the age of 18. But dollars cannot measure the roller-coaster experience of raising children.
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