Pet Health

How to protect your pet from ticks and fleas

Your pets are likely to spend much of the summer months outdoors, so help them dodge fleas and ticks this season.

A guide to dog vaccinations

This Real Insurance dog vaccination guide has everything you need to know about keeping your pup protected from the start. Check it out online now.

Five signs of tick poisoning

Ticks can be deadly to pets in Australia and it is important to be able to quickly identify signs and tick poisoning.

The importance of socialising your pet

Here are some tips to help you socialise your pets into new and unfamiliar environments.

How to keep your pets safe over the holidays

We all want to make the holiday season fun and safe for the whole family and this includes your pet – after all they are part of the family too. The below tips will help ensure your furry friend also enjoys the festivities, without injuring themselves or others.

Real Insurance Volunteering at Animal Shelter

On 24th July, the Real Needs team ventured to the Sydney Dogs and Cats home to volunteer and help make a difference at this amazing animal shelter.

Tick myths busted – tick removal and prevention for your pet

What is a tick and what are the best ways for its removal and prevention? Find out more about the most common myths around ticks on pets.

Top five dog injuries that could cost huge $$$

Dog injuries can cost thousands of dollars to treat, which is why it is good to have a comprehensive dog insurance plan in place.

Dog Health: In Case of Emergency

The importance of keeping an eye on our animals should never be underestimated. Dogs are obviously unable to vocalise what they’re feeling, so it’s up to us to watch for signs that something might be wrong, and to know when to act. It might just be the knowledge that saves a dog’s life.