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Be Cool / Rainy Days

Summer isn’t all sunshine and days at the seaside, we do occasionally (maybe mostly) have some rainy days. So, some adventures are delayed, waiting for a perfect day. Or, maybe you’re tired from all of the adventures you’ve already had, so a sofa day is needed. Whichever it is, we have some indoor activities to … Continued

Be Cool / Nina Ottosson Spinny Review

Be Cool / Pet Qwerks Incredibubbles Review


Animal Welfare / World Oceans Day 2018 and How You Can Help

World Oceans Day 2018

Today is World Oceans Day 2018! The focus this year is to prevent further plastic pollution and encourage solutions. The ocean connects us all. Some of us swim and sail the vast seas of the world while others enjoy its tranquillity from the sands of the beaches we’re lucky enough to visit. Others, however, are … Continued

Cat / Animal Friends at This Morning Live 2018

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We loved being at This Morning Live so much last year we decided to return for round two this year! The weekend went by so quickly and as tiring as it was we enjoyed every second. Our sales team were busy giving quotes, setting up policies and answering general enquiries from policyholders and customers. Each … Continued

Animal Welfare / Tips, tricks and lists for a pet-friendly summer garden


With the RHS Flower Show starting next week you might tune in to find some inspiration for your summer garden. There are a few things to consider when picking your favourite flowers, bulbs and seeds when you have pets. The main thing is to make sure you don’t pick any toxic plants. Dogs and cats … Continued

Health / Summer Skin Cancer Dangers For Pets

Summer Skin Cancer Dangers For Pets

We all know the dangers of prolonged exposure to the sun to ourselves but did you know your pets are at risk as well? With Sun Awareness Week coming up from 14th – 20th May, we wanted to warn pet owners to take precautions this summer, to ensure the safety of their furry friends. Many … Continued

Animal Welfare / We’ve donated £5000 to Central German Shepherd Rescue

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Central German Shepherd Rescue based in Spalding, Lincolnshire has just received a large financial boost due to a donation of £5000 made by pet insurance provider, Animal Friends. Animal Friends Managing Director, Mr Westley Pearson said, “Animal Friends Pet Insurance is extremely pleased to be able to donate to such a worthwhile cause as Central … Continued

Animal Welfare / Animal Friends visit Four Paws UK

Animal Friends visit Four Paws UK

Four Paws UK is a charity which was established in order to combat animal cruelty worldwide. From orchestrating a campaign to vaccinate 50,000 dogs in Myanmar, ceaseless advocacy to end the puppy trade to working to save bears who are being exploited in Vietnam Four Paws carry out extremely valuable work to combat the neglect … Continued

The Great Out-Paws / This Morning Live 2018

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We loved being a part of This Morning Live so much last year that we’ve decided it’s too good to miss this year. We’re just perfecting the finishing touches to our stand and accessories before we get it all packed and head on up to the NEC Birmingham for a fun-packed weekend. Guide Dogs Last … Continued

Dog / Livestock Worrying and Keeping Safe in #theGreatOutPaws

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It’s finally Spring so you might find yourself going on longer walks and making the most of lighter evenings. This might mean following public footpaths through a field being used by livestock, especially as it’s now lambing season and they’ll be running around and enjoying their first few months. Livestock worrying We all know about … Continued

Cat / Tips and Tricks for a Pet-Friendly Easter Egg Hunt

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Well, the kiddos are off from school for two whole weeks! That’s a lot of entertaining to do, especially if your home includes some excitable pets, too. Here at Animal Friends, we have put together a few ideas to include the whole family in your Easter Egg Hunts. We’ve got your weekend covered. I have … Continued