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

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

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

Chinese New Year & Your Chinese Zodiac Animal Personality

Chinese New Year begins on 12 February and marks the first day of the lunar year.

Happy Chinese New Year! May the celebrations begin. Chinese New Year begins on 12 February and marks the first day of the lunar year. This year is the year of the Ox, and a Metal Ox at that – an auspicious emblem of luck. The Ox is the second out of the twelve zodiac signs: … 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

Is Pet Insurance Worth It? We Explore…

Is pet insurance worth it is a question many pet owners ask

“Is pet insurance worth it?” is a question PD Insurance is asked all the time. Why? Because pet insurance isn’t too common amongst New Zealanders. You probably have insurance for your car, home, and maybe even your life – but what about your pets? Despite New Zealand being a confirmed nation of animal lovers, Kiwis’ … Read more

Pet Plan Shopping In NZ: What You Need to Know

pet plan shopping for cats and dogs is important

A pet plan is a wonderful way to protect your beloved fur baby and your finances. With the right insurance provider, it needn’t break the bank – you just need to know how to find it. So, we’ve written this article to help you find the best deal on pet insurance. There’s no denying it, … Read more

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