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Pre-Existing Conditions and Pet Insurance – Where Do You Stand?

black and white australian collie dog sick under red blanket - he may have a pre-existing condition

Can dogs or cats with pre-existing conditions get pet insurance in New Zealand? Generally speaking, pre-existing conditions in either won’t be covered by pet insurance here. But hang on a second! That doesn’t mean you can’t get your furkid an insurance policy. It just means they won’t be covered for health issues that emerged before … Read more

What is Third Party Liability in Pet Insurance?

dog snarling at another dog - a bite could be covered by third party insurance

You probably know pet insurance can help protect you financially if your pet gets sick or has an accident. But what if your pup gets overexcited at a dog park and bites another dog, leading to an infection and hefty bills? Or your cat ruins the expensive rug at Grandma’s during a holiday visit? That’s … Read more

PD Insurance’s Most Common Insurance Claims in 2021

boxer having paw bandaged - injuries are the third most common claims for pet insurance

If you’re a pet parent who’s considering insurance, you might’ve wondered what the top claims for pet insurance are. Maybe you’re trying to figure out whether it’s worth it, how much you might save, or whether dogs and cats are really as accident and illness prone as some owners say. In an effort to shed … Read more

Pet Insurance for Cats and Dogs: Why Kiwis Want It

Kiwis want the best pet insurance for pets

Pet insurance for cats and dogs is all about being a responsible pet owner. There’s no doubt about it pets are our companions, our kids and our cheerleaders; they’re always there to lend a supportive paw through thick and thin. In fact, pet love helps us navigate COVID. This bond that we share is just … Read more

The Tail of Two Kiwi Labrador Puppies

Shilo and Rex are Labrador puppies that live in New Zealand

Labrador puppies Shilo and Rex are best buds that love sleeping on the porch deck when they’re not out making mischief. But not so long ago both happy healthy puppies got into a pickle… First there was Shilo’s broken bone that required immediate surgery. And then there was Rex and the dead bird that caused … Read more

How PD Insurance Makes Pet Claims Easy

pet owner celebrates how pet claims are easy with PD Insurance

More and more pet owners are opting to get pet insurance and for good reason – why wouldn’t you want to protect your pet and purse strings? But a quick search of ‘pet claims’ on Google shows that pet parents are concerned making a claim won’t be easy. With PD Insurance that’s not the case, … Read more

Is PD Insurance Good for Pet Insurance?

This pup knows PD insurance is good for pet insurance

Is PD Insurance good for pet insurance? Yes! Our insurance is affordable, online, easy to use and claims are turned around lightning quick. The local team are passionate pet people and they know insurance back to front, which means they’re as empathetic as they are professional. With Simplicity and Soft Landings at the heart of … Read more

Is Dog Insurance Worth It? Cat Insurance? Yes – Now!

Is dog insurance worth it - this pup thinks yes!

Is dog insurance worth it? What about cat insurance? And if so, when should you take it out? These are high value questions for pet parents, all of whom want the best for their fur kid. The real underlying question is ‘do you ever want to put a price on your pet’s wellbeing?’ At its … Read more

How Expensive Is Pet Insurance Really?

pet insurance isnt expensive, even for a dog and a cat like these two

We all love our pets and want to do our best by them. But when the word “insurance” crops up, people often assume it’s unaffordable and unnecessary. So how expensive is pet insurance, really? Will it break the bank or is it good value for money? You might be surprised to hear that pet insurance … Read more

The Best Christmas Gift For Your Pet is Pet Insurance

A Christmas gift for your pet is pet insurance

With Christmas closing in quickly, it’s now or never when it comes to gifts. Not just for the two-legged family, but for your pet as well. To save you from presenting Garfield with a single, empty cardboard box, why not give the gift of pet insurance? What better way to show your pet some love … Read more

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