How Long Do Cats Live For? Find Out Here!

This pet parent is researching how long do cats live?

How long do cats live for? It’s a significant question for many Kiwis when planning to become a first time pet owner. For instance, a puss with a five-year lifespan requires vastly different spending to one likely to live for 20 years. For example, knowing your furry friend’s potential lifespan gives insight into your financial planning … Read more

How to Prove Your Dog is Purebred, Part 1

Find out how to prove your dog is purebred in New Zealand.

How to prove your dog is purebred is probably the first thing you’ll ask yourself before forking out thousands of dollars for a pedigree pup. This has become a hot topic worldwide, though especially in New Zealand due to the rise of puppy mills and resulting puppy scams. Both puppy farms and smaller breeders have … Read more

How to Tell if a Dog is Purebred, Part 2

Find out how to tell if a dog is purebred.

Do you know how to tell if a dog is purebred? Is it something you’ve wondered, or asked someone, or googled? As it happens, we’re seeing more and more questions around dog pedigree. And it’s not just pet parents asking one another, it’s also become a regular feature in the news, on dog forums and … Read more

German Shepherd: Personality, History and Health

Read about the German Shepherd personality and more in this article.

The German Shepherd is a superhero dog. That’s because they’re big, strong, brave and most of all extremely loyal. These dogs are highly adaptable, intelligent and love to have a purpose in life. For this reason, they make great companion dogs for loving and attentive families. And because they learn and listen so well, they … Read more

Desexing Your Dog: Yay or Nay?

Neuter and Spay: Desexing Your Dog Explained

Desexing your dog is a big decision. In fact, it can be one of the biggest decisions in a pet parent’s life. For example, you may have concerns about potential mental and physical health drawbacks neutering/spaying could have for your pup. February is Spay and Neuter Awareness Month but at PD Insurance we like to … Read more

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