Pet Club

Usefull Stuff to Know
Toilet training puppy – a wee guide!

Toilet training puppy – a wee guide!

We give you some tips on how to toilet train your puppy – it’s all about routine, reward and reinforcement… From about two to four months of age, most pups pick up on the concept of house training or crate training quite easily since its part of their natural...

Preparing for a new puppy

Preparing for a new puppy

Pre-puppy preparation can be fun, but it also involves a lot of planning. Our quick guide to the puppy supplies and equipment you’ll need will help you along the way. You don’t need to go over the top, but there are a few essentials you’ll need to prepare for the new...

Buying a puppy

Buying a puppy

There are no shortage of puppies for sale – from Yorkshire terriers to Labradors to cockapoos, there’s a pooch just for you - but how to choose your pet? Do you want a big dog, small dog, full-breed, mixed breed? Do you want to buy a puppy or adopt a rescue dog? Once...

Do you need pet insurance?

Do you need pet insurance?

Do you need pet insurance? We at petinsure.ie write these blogs to help our pet community, so it’s important to us that we put to one side the fact that we are a pet insurance company when answering the question of whether or not you need pet insurance. There are a...

Live online dog grooming Q & A review

Live online dog grooming Q & A review

First off the blocks for 2015 in our series of live online Q&A was a dog grooming session with Carole Jones of The Little Dog Laughed https://www.facebook.com/thelittledoglaughed.ie. A huge thanks to Carole for donating her time and expertise. The session was a huge...

FREE Dog Groomer Live Q&A

FREE Dog Groomer Live Q&A

Introducing live online Q & A with Carole Jones, Dog Groomer Extraordinaire! There’s a lot more to grooming than just taking a clippers to pooch and hoping for the best. One bad experience could send your dog running scared… and destined for a lifetime of bad hair...

Is your dog allergic to spring?

Is your dog allergic to spring?

There’s a stretch in the evenings as we edge closer to spring – a great time of year, but one where seasonal dog allergies can be a pain for you and your dog. Here we answer some dog allergy questions and give you some tips on relieving that itch Allergic when? You’ll...

Most popular dog names of 2014

Most popular dog names of 2014

Naming your dog is a big deal, and a big responsibility – remember they’re stuck with the name for life so make it something memorable for the right reasons! We reveal our very own petinsure.ie top 20 list. And the winners are… Hot off the press is our very own...

How to find pet-friendly holiday accommodation

How to find pet-friendly holiday accommodation

Planning on taking the family pet on holidays this year? We give you some tips to make your ‘pet-friendly’ search a success. Last June we researched pet-friendly accommodation online and found the pickings pretty slim. We’re happy to report that this time round the...