Dog Insurance

Get prepared to be prepared! Having insurance is an important part of owning a pet. When your pet gets sick, you don’t want to be stuck with huge vet bills. But how do you know if you need pet insurance? wdreview.com provides you with articles, information and news so you can decide if Dog Insurance is the right choice for you.

Our Dog Insurance blog covers every single aspect of pet insurance. Having doubts about real benefits of getting a policy for your pooch? Have a look at our articles on advantages and downsides of insurance for dogs, or real-life stories of dog parents and their personal experiences with pet insurance. Unsure which policy offers everything your pooch needs–and at an affordable price? Visit wdreview.com’s Dog Insurance Policies section of the blog for insider tips and advice on finding a perfect plan, and our articles over at Dog Insurance Rates for suggestions on cutting costs and making pet insurance more budget friendly.

As pet parents ourselves, we understand wanting only the very best for your furry family member. That’s why our writers at wdreview.com created an in-depth resource for every dog owner looking to provide their pooch with first class care and still save money on veterinary bills. Whether you’re looking for direct quotes from insurance companies, comparison of policies or just help with choosing a type of insurance for dogs, we’ve got you covered. Even if you already have an insurance policy for your pup, check our guides for useful information on how to keep your pooch unharmed and happy, both at home and when they’re accompanying you on your travels.

Protect your dog’s future. wdreview.com’s complete guides on everything from safety to policy and rates will help you make an informed decision and find the perfect solution for you and your pooch!

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4 Springtime Fresh Safety Tips For Dogs

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3 Adventurous Travel Carriers for Hip Pets

Looking to travel with your pet but want to make a statement while doing it? Take a gander at the new pet travel products that are going places in 2017.

Figo’s Pet Cloud Technology: An Innovative Way to Insure Your Pets

Is Figo the future of pet insurance? Boasting innovative and mobile features, Figo is a 2.0 pet insurance company for modern pet parents.

Pros And Cons Of Individual Condition Coverage

Considering Individual Condition Coverage for your dog? Here are the positive and negative points about this type of dog insurance policy. When you’re…

Stricter Rules For Flying With Pets on the Horizon

The US Department of Transportation met to discuss guidelines for service animals with regards to air travel and there may be implications for your pet.

Stay Safe During National Pet Travel Safety Day

Today is National Pet Travel Safety Day, and a good time to review the things we can do to keep our pets the safest any time we travel with them!

Paw Myths: Safety Tips For Dog Paws

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Top 8 Dog Safety Apps for Smart Pet Parents

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10 Essential Tips For Camping With Your Dog

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WdReview’s Best New Dog Travel Product of 2018: K9 Sport Sack

K9 Sport Sack ensures you get to make most out of your time with your precious pet, without compromising on comfort or style.

7 Festive Tips To Ensure A Pet-Friendly Holiday Season

This Thanksgiving, your pets will no doubt be included in the festivities. Here's what you need to know to make sure your dogs and cats don't overindulge.

Dog Insurance Dos and Don’ts

Are you confused about dog insurance? We've put together a handy list of dos and don'ts you need to know about before you sign on the dotted line.

Petting Pet-iquette: Proper Etiquette For Petting Someone Else’s Dog

You're the type of person who can't walk past a dog without petting it. Before you offer a scratch, remember the etiquette for meeting a stranger's dog.

What Factors Influence Dog Insurance Rates?

Although we can't give you an exact amount you'd pay for dog insurance, we can let you in on some of the factors that affect dog insurance rates.

What Types Of Dog Insurance Policies Can You Choose From?

When it comes to dog insurance policies, you’ve got a variety of coverages to choose from Navigating your way through the maze that is dog insurance ca…

Shocking News: How to Steer Clear of Contact Voltage on Winter Walks

Did you know that "Contact Voltage" causes serious dangers to dogs during winter walks? Here's how to stay safe and avoid this hidden threat.

Provenance Hotels Debuts Line of Very Important Pet Amenities

Taking the idea of VIP (Very Important Pets) extremely seriously, Provenance Hotels and its eight urban lifestyle hotels infuse posh into pet travel.

7 Tips for Keeping Your Dog From Getting Hit by a Car

Even though accidents do happen, there's plenty you can do to prevent your dog from getting hit by a car. Here are our seven tips for keeping your dog safe.

Product Review: The Monster Factory’s VW Campervan Pet Carrier

We flashback to the ‘60s with The Monster Factory's VW Campervan Pet Carrier. If the van is a ‘rockin... it's because my two dogs fit inside of it.

10 Pokémon Go Tips for Your PokéDog Walk

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U.S. Senators Introduce Legislation To Protect Pets In Air

Policy changes regarding the transportation of pets have been proposed by two U.S. Senators after the tragic death of a puppy on United Airlines.

One-of-A-Kind Dog Bark Park is a Bark & Breakfast!

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The Road Warrior’s Guide to Pet Friendly Hotels

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Dog-Friendly Tropical Trips Await in Mexico

Don't want to travel solo on your tropical vacation? Bring your pooch - the Four Seasons offers dog-friendly, 5-star resort relaxation.

Pups With Tents: Hot Dogs And Campfire Safety

Unless you're roasting wieners, campfires and dogs shouldn't mix! Kevin Roberts offers some fire safety tips to remember when camping with your dogs.

Dog Bites Take A Big Bite Out of Homeowners Insurance Liability Claim

Did a dog bite take a chunk of your change last year? It turns out that dog bites accounted for one-third of all homeowners insurance liability claim costs.

What To Do If Your Dog Gets Sick While Traveling

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Dog Insurance Rates: What You Need To Know Before You Buy

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How To Convince Your Boss To Offer Pet Insurance

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A Jet Setters Guide To Dog Travel Insurance

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7 Ways To Keep Your Pet Safe All Year Round

April marks the beginning of Pet First Aid Awareness Month. To keep your pooch out of harm's way, dog safety expert Melanie Monteiro offers up these tips.

What You Need To Know About Dog Insurance Policies

Is it a gamble? We've put together some valuable information about dog insurance policies so you can be fully informed before you decide whether to buy one.

Cool Tips to Beat the Heat on Summer Hikes With Your Dog

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What To Watch Out For With Dog Insurance

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Phone Numbers Every Pet Parent Should Have On Hand

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6 Reasons You Need To Camp in Style With Your Pooch in an RV

We had the opportunity to talk with Amy Burkert from Gopetfriendly.com, who shared with some fabulous reasons RVing with your pet is the thing to do!

What Are the Dangers of Water Hemlock to Dogs?

When you're out for a walk by the water, keep your dog away from this wild flower. Water hemlock is one of the most toxic plants to dogs.

Pet Insurance: Why I Think It’s Worth It, No Matter The Cost

Pet insurance costs may be rising, but people are still buying! As I settled in to write this article, my dog Maria, settled in with me. She reached her head…

On The Road Again: Basic Car Etiquette For Well Behaved Dog Trippers

What’s the longest period of time you’ve ever been in a car with a dog (or four dogs, for that matter)? For Kevin Roberts, he’s driven thro…

The Dog Scout’s Guide To Dog First Aid Kits

Always be prepared! Having Dog First Aid Kits stashed where you need them most will ensure you can treat your dog for injuries if he ever gets hurt.

Your Must-Have Purchase When You Plan to Travel With Your Pets

Want to bring your furry pal with you on a trip, but don't want to muck up your vehicle? Canvasback has your back (seat) with high-quality, custom-designed cargo liners.

My Favorite Pet Friendly Cities in America

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6 Salty Safety Tips For Your Dog On A Boat

Before you set sail, let's go over some safety tips that will come in handy this summer. You want this trip for your dog on a boat to go ship-shape!

New Stats Show Kids Most At Risk For Being Bitten By Dogs

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Simple Ways To Keep Your Dog Safe When Home Alone

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How To Keep Pets Safe From Coyotes

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3 Sobering Reasons Why Dog Insurance Is Important

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Forbes Advisor Reveals Dog and Cat Breeds With Highest Medical Costs

The Forbes Advisor team sifted through three years worth of pet insurance claims data, and actually identified which breeds of dogs and cats had the highest vet bills – and it might not be what you expect.

Protect Your Pets During Natural Disasters With Help2Pet

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Do You Make These 5 Dog Car Safety Mistakes?

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Outdoor And Indoor Plants: Poisonous Plants For Dogs

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Best Dog Travel Crates

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Different Dog Insurance Rates And Coverage Types

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10 Squeaky Clean Car Tips for Pet Road Trips

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7 Tips For Staying In Hotels With Your Dog

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How Do Dog Insurance Companies Check for Pre-existing Conditions?

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What Is Annual Coverage Dog Insurance?

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What I Did This Summer: Canine Canoe Adventure in Nova Scotia Part 1

When you're inspired to take your dogs across the country to canoe in one of the most beautiful settings in Canada, a small idea turns into a big reality!

On The Road Again: Stop And Rest Awhile

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