HAYLEY AND TEAL – CHAMPIONS OF CRUFTS!

Crufts is the biggest dog show in the world and, at The Insurance Emporium, we are delighted to announce that we are sponsoring one of the winners: Teal, the Shetland Sheepdog! Teal, whose pedigree name is New Illusions Bi Enchantment Of The Five Colors, competed in Crufts for the first time in 2017 with his […]


WATCH OUT FOR DOG TICKS THIS AUTUMN

When you’re a dog owner, you find yourself spending more time outdoors than most people. You’ll be taking your furry friend on walks through parks, woodlands or other green spaces. Even Mr Benn, who already has a magical life, has experienced many more exciting adventures since he got Eddie. But these adventures do come with […]


PAMPER YOUR PET

Win a £50 Pets at Home voucher and buy some goodies to pamper your pet with. It doesn’t matter whether you have a big and energetic German Shepherd or a smaller and more reserved Daschund, your dog is an important part of your family. You’ll always want to make sure it’s well cared for and […]


#Woofie – Raising Awareness for International Assistance Dog Week!

Having magical adventures is one of the greatest parts of life, however some people may not be able to enjoy them quite as easily as others. That’s why The Insurance Emporium have teamed up with UK charity Canine Partners, an organisation which train and provide assistance dogs, to help raise awareness for International Assistance Dog […]


FIVE OF THE UK’S BEST DOG-FRIENDLY PUBS

A dog is man’s best friend, so it’s only natural that we’d share our most magical adventures with them. After all, most dog owners will tell you that their pup simply becomes another member of the family – just ask Mr Benn! Your dog’s need for fresh air and exercise can have a big impact […]


BEWARE OF GRASS SEED INFECTIONS IN DOGS THIS SUMMER

Being a dog owner can produce some magical adventures. You might start going on more walks, holidays to different places or eating at certain dog-friendly pubs. It certainly won’t be dull and you’ll get yourself a new member of the family who you’ll absolutely adore. But dogs are complex creatures and can suffer from a […]


DOGNAPPING – WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

Owning a dog can be a magical experience. You train them, bond with them and form emotional attachments to them. They essentially just become another member of the family. That’s why it’s so heart-breaking when something happens to your pup. One particular issue confronting pet owners these days is dog theft, or dognapping. A Daily […]


DON’T GET STUNG!

Protect your pet from bee or wasp stings We’ve all done it, sat on the patio or lawn, happily watching as our cats and dogs cavort around the garden, bounding in and out of flowerbeds and bushes. The hazy days of summer can conjure up some magical memories but they can also create problems for […]


LIFE’S A BEACH – DOG SAFETY

 We’re an island of dog lovers. The fact that we’re an island means we’re also surrounded by sea, so we’re lucky that our fair isle is ringed by some amazing beaches. Now that the weather is warmer, it can be tempting to pack up the swimming trunks and towels and take our dogs on a […]


DRY EYE AWARENESS MONTH

July 2017 is the first veterinary Dry Eye Awareness Month, launched by pharmaceutical company Bayer in order to draw attention to a troublesome and often-missed problem in pets. Dry eye (kerato-conjunctivitis sicca or KCS) is a painful condition that affects dogs and, less commonly, cats. The condition occurs when not enough tear film is produced, […]