MUD FEVER AND RAIN SCALD IN HORSES

Wet conditions and cold weather can be difficult for your horse to deal with over winter. These conditions can increase the risk of skin infections for your pony. We spoke to our horse health expert about rain scald and mud fever, two of the more common skin infections that could affect your horse over the […]


IS YOUR HORSE READY FOR WINTER?

As the nights draw in and evenings in by the fire become more tempting, it’s important not to neglect the needs of your horse! Equine care during winter can come with its own challenges, and it’s always best to be prepared for the season ahead. We spoke to our horse health expert to find out […]


ATYPICAL MYOPATHY: WHAT IS IT?

Just like humans, horses can sometimes feel under the weather. However, there are some conditions that can prove more serious for your equine friend. One such illness is atypical myopathy, a fatal muscle disease linked to the toxin Hypoglycin A, found in sycamore seeds. We spoke to our horse health expert to find out more […]


HOW TO KEEP YOUR CAT SAFE ON BONFIRE NIGHT

Bonfire Night is an event many people look forward to every year! Your cat, however, might not share the same enthusiasm for fireworks and bonfires. This is because their hearing is so much more sensitive than ours. They also won’t understand why there’s so much noise, and could perceive it as something dangerous. Find out […]


TOP 10 FILMS TO WATCH THIS HALLOWEEN

It’s time to wrap up warm, dim the lights and scare yourself silly in the season of spooks, ghosts and ghouls! Whether you’re looking for chuckles or a truly terrifying tale, at The Insurance Emporium, we love getting into the spooky spirit with a good old-fashioned Halloween adventure. That’s why we’ve put together our guide […]


13 REASONS TO ADOPT A BLACK CAT

Every cat owner is aware of just how great felines can be! It’s a sad fact, however, that there are always so many kitties in shelters awaiting adoption. This especially applies to black cats, who seem to have a harder time finding a new home than their more colourful counterparts. We’re not sure why this […]


YOUR STORY: DUKE THE BOXER

All pet owners know that it’s never nice to see your furry friend in discomfort. Fortunately, if you spot a problem early, it can often be easier to nip it in the bud. That was the case for Duke, the six-year-old Boxer, who was recently diagnosed with an abnormal growth of bone in his spine. […]


YOUR GUIDE TO THE MOTORHOME & CARAVAN SHOW OCTOBER 2019

The Motorhome & Caravan Show* is one of the biggest events of the year for caravanners across the UK! Taking place at the NEC Birmingham, you’ll get to see all-new products and ‘vans for 2020, have the opportunity to get behind the wheel, get expert advice and watch some special guest speakers. You might even […]


LOOKING FOR A STUDENT HOUSE? HOW TO FIND THE PERFECT PAD!

It’s easy to get caught up in all the excitement when looking for your next student house! Choosing your first new home with your friends can help you to begin to feel truly independent, but you’ll need to be a bit savvy on your hunt for the perfect pad. If you’re wondering where to begin, […]


APARTMENT LIFE! 5 TIPS FOR LIVING WITH YOUR DOG IN A FLAT

Owning a dog can lead to some magical adventures for you and your pup! Living in an apartment, however, could introduce some unique challenges for you and your canine companion. If you live in a flat and are thinking of getting a dog, or you’re a dog owner looking to move into a flat, here […]