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What Vaccinations Does My Pet Need?

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In addition to regular veterinary care, Pet vaccinations are the most important type of preventive medicine that dogs and cats receive. Professionals recommend vaccinating puppies and kittens more often because of their young age and how their immune system works, and then vaccinating against major diseases less often as they age.

 
How Pet Vaccines Work
Vaccines help a Pet’s immune system recognize harmful organisms that cause diseases. The antigens in the injections mimic the offending organism, mildly stimulating the immune system without causing the disease. If a Pet is exposed to the harmful organism later, its […]

Is Your Pet Insurance Worth It?

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Pet health insurance companies claim that they’ll help cover the cost of veterinary expenses, which might seem appealing when you consider the cost of treating unexpected injuries and illnesses. To determine if a Pet insurance policy is best for your Pet and budget, it’s important to know how the policy works and what it does not cover.

How Pet Insurance Works

When you purchase a Pet insurance policy, you select a deductible amount and a reimbursement or co-pay level. For example, a plan might have a $500 annual deductible and $20 co-pay. This means […]