THIRD-PARTY PET SALES TO BE BANNED: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW

In an effort to improve the welfare of dogs and cats around the country, the government has announced plans to ban pet shops and commercial dealers from selling puppies and kittens. So, what does this involve and what does this mean for people looking to buy a new furry friend? Read on to find out. […]


OUR JOURNEY TO THE MICKLEGATE RUN SOAPBOX CHALLENGE!

We’re always up for a magical adventure here at The Insurance Emporium. That’s why we’re excited to be taking part in the Micklegate Run Soapbox Challenge in York on August bank holiday! With the race just around the corner, we’re busy getting our vehicle ready to roll. Here’s how things are going so far. What’s […]


CARING FOR YOUR PET WHEN YOU CAN’T AND OUR BOARDING KENNEL FEES COVER

Your dog is a close family member, a friend who is there in times of need and who you’ll want to provide the best for. However, if you are unfortunate enough to have to stay in hospital for a while, you might not be able to look after them during this time. This can be […]


PET GROOMING: COUNTING THE COST OF LOOKING GOOD!

Sometimes in life there’s nothing quite like a trip to the hairdresser or the beauticians to get us feeling good and this might not be any different for our pets! A slick new hair-do or nail treatment could be just the ticket, getting that spring back in their step and their tail wagging. Many people […]


11 THINGS YOU NEED TO KNOW WHEN PUPPY-PROOFING YOUR HOME!

It’s very difficult to match the excitement of bringing a new puppy into your home. That magical feeling of welcoming a new canine chum and planning many adventures together, might be one of the most thrilling! With all the fun and playtime, it should be remembered that there are some important things that you can […]


7 TIPS TO MAKE SURE YOUR PET HAS A GREAT STAY IN KENNELS OR A CATTERY

Holiday season is in full swing! Among all the planning and packing, many cat or dog owners will need to make arrangements for their furry friends. Kennels and catteries are a popular option for dogs and cats and, with some careful preparation, it needn’t be a stressful time for them. At The Insurance Emporium, we […]


FEELIN’ HOT HOT HOT: HOW SPICY DOES THE UK LIKE ITS FOOD?

The nation’s love affair with a ‘cheeky’ Nandos is no secret, with the purveyors of peri-peri becoming as much a part of British cuisine as a Sunday dinner! Last year we asked you to vote for your preferred spice level; so are we a nation of mouth-melting maniacs or spice-shunning softies? Here are the results […]


5 GOLF TROLLEYS THAT COULD CHANGE LIFE ON THE COURSE!

Getting out on the green for a round of golf is a magical adventure that could see you covering a lot of miles! Lugging your golf bag around for 18 holes can be tiring work and potentially have negative effects on your performance, which is the last thing that any golfer wants! Purchasing the right […]


PROTECT YOUR TECH

It seems that technology punctuates all aspects of our lives these days, including our passions. Whether you’re cycling, caravanning, playing music or enjoying another hobby, there are various gadgets that could make things easier. At The Insurance Emporium, we want to recognise how technology helps to enhance our hobbies and how taking good care of […]


5 REASONS TO GET CAMERA INSURANCE

If photography is something you’re passionate about – whether it’s a hobby or you’ve successfully turned it into a career – then it might be something worth protecting. There are a lot of options for specialist camera insurance on the market but is it worth it? At The Insurance Emporium, we think these points are […]