Whenever one of our friends adopts a new furry friend, sooner or later, we inevitably get the questions, Should I get pet health insurance? Is it worth it? And while we always try to answer the question, it’s a hard question to tackle since pet health insurance is even less regulated than human health insurance.
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A quick link of the day from Elvis the Cat: If you are in the Simi Valley area and are looking for low-cost spaying or neutering services for your pet, you should probably consider the Valley Veterinary Non-Profit Clinic which provides financial assistance for the spaying and neutering of pets.
Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Program. Pet owners are . . . → Read More: Valley Veterinary Non-Profit: (Really) Low-Cost Spay/Neuter Services in Simi Valley, California
If you’re still trying to figure out where you can save some money in your monthly budget, don’t forget about your pet’s prescription drugs. No, we’d never suggest that you stop taking care of your furkid(s). (Elvis would never forgive us!) But if you haven’t asked your vet about whether you can substitute generic drugs for . . . → Read More: Elvis the Cat: You Can Save Money With Generic Prescription Drugs For Your Pet, Too!
If you are a low-income pet parent on public assistance in New York City, you can still spay/neuter your pet! The ASPCA makes it easy by offering free and low-cost spay/neuter surgery via five Mobile Spay/Neuter Clinics that travel to many New York City neighborhoods. The ASPCA mission is to put an end to the . . . → Read More: Elvis the Cat: ASPCA Offers Free Spay/Neuter Services in New York City
A quick link of the day from Elvis the Cat: If you are looking for free or low-cost spaying or neutering services for your pet, don’t forget your local animal shelter. Many shelters which offer pets for adoption free or low-cost spaying and/or neutering, and many offer low-cost vaccinations and check-ups as well. Some local shelters such as the Amanda Foundation . . . → Read More: Elvis the Cat: Finding Free or Low-Cost Spaying/Neutering For Your Pet
Most of us worry about our pet’s as much as we worry about ourselves, so it’s understandable that we as pet owners try to ensure our pets’ health and well-being by buying the best pet health insurance we can afford to take care of our pets. A good pet health insurance policy can be a . . . → Read More: Elvis the Cat: Is Your Pet’s Health Insurance Right For Your Pet?
Elvis the Cat wanted to give a shout out to the good people at Remote Area Medical (RAM) who are bringing the “Big Fix” free spay and neuter veterinary clinic to Newport, Tennessee next Saturday, March 12th. Although Remote Area Medical is better known for its mobile medical clinics like the one earlier last year in . . . → Read More: Elvis the Cat Alert: Remote Area Medical (RAM) Brings the “Big Fix” Free Veterinary Clinic to Newport, Tennessee March 12th
One more courtesy of Elvis the Cat’s Files, and if you live in Los Angeles and have a unspayed or unneutered pet, this post is definitely for you. The Amanda Foundation in Los Angeles offers free spaying and neutering services for all pets courtesy of their Spaymobile, including the big breed dogs (Pitts, Rotts, Shepherds, . . . → Read More: Elvis the Cat: Amanda Foundation Offers Free Mobile Spay/Neuter Services For All Pets in Los Angeles
We get a lot of questions about pet insurance, but we’re always cautious about recommending pet insurance for pet owners. Pet insurance can be expensive, and with deductibles, exclusions, copays and, in some cases, shady insurers, it’s not always such a great deal. Still, if you do your homework, it can be a good tool . . . → Read More: Elvis the Cat: Do You Want A Pet Insurance that Fits Your Budget? Embrace Pet Insurance May Fit the Bill
If you’ve followed our blog, you know that we’ve given plenty of advice on things to think about if you’re considering buying insurance for your pet such as pre-existing conditions, exclusions, covered conditions, reimbursement policies and choices of veterinarians. But even if you’ve read a pet insurance plan thoroughly from cover to cover, how do you know . . . → Read More: Elvis the Cat’s Link of the Day: Which Pet Health Insurance Policies Are Worth It? PetInsuranceReview.com