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Pet health centre

Check our our pet health centre for handy tips for looking after your furry friends.

Medibank Pet Insurance

Looking after your pet starts with plenty of love and affection!

A happy pet is much more likely to be a healthy pet. Of course, there are also a few practical things you can do to keep your dog or cat in top form. You can find a few here in this special section built exclusively to help you give your best mate the best care possible.

Dog health centre

Whether a new puppy or older dog, we have some useful information in our dog health centre. Learn about general healthexercise and diet, to training and caring for puppies or older dogs.

Cat health centre

Whether you’ve got a new kitten or an older cat there is some useful information available in our cat health centre. Learn about general health, exercise and diet, to training and caring for kittens or older cats.

Being a pet owner

The average dog or cat will live somewhere between 12-15 years (some cats even make it to 20) so it’s a big commitment and one that will change your life significantly.  It’s also important to consider a few of the practical aspects of owning a pet.

Benefits of owning a pet

When you bring a pet into your world you become the sole focus of all their enthusiasm, love and attention, so it’s no wonder that your health and wellbeing flourish in so many ways.

Getting a pet

Making the decision to become a pet owner is an exciting time. It's also important to consider a few of the practical aspects of owning a pet before you go out and get one.

Caring for your pet

Caring for your pet isn’t just about exercise and diet, it’s also about ensuring they are well looked after in times of need.

Need help?

If you have any questions or need futher help, visit us at one of our Medibank retail stores, or you can call us on 134 190 and one of our specialists will take you through our product options.

Things you should know

The information provided is general information only and is not a substitute for professional veterinary medical advice. Medibank Private does not guarantee the accuracy of any of the information, representations or advice contained. To the extent permitted by law, Medibank Private accepts no responsibility for any loss, injury or inconvenience sustained by readers of this website as a result of or in connection with the information contained on this website (whether by way of negligence or otherwise).

Terms, conditions and waiting periods apply.

* - Medibank Pet Insurance is general insurance issued by the insurer The Hollard Insurance Company Pty Ltd (ACN 090 584 473; AFSL 241436) (Hollard), is promoted by Medibank Private Limited (ACN 080 890 259; AR 286089) (Medibank) and administered by PetSure (Australia) Pty Ltd (ACN 075 949 923; AFSL 420183) (PetSure). Medibank acts as an authorised representative of PetSure. Medibank will receive a commission which is a percentage of the premium paid to Hollard and PetSure may receive a portion of the underwriting profit, if any - ask PetSure for more details.

Any advice provided is general only, has been prepared without taking into account your objectives, financial situation or needs and may not be right for you. Consequently, before acting on this information, you should consider the appropriateness of this information having regard to your objectives, financial situation and needs. You should obtain and consider the Product Disclosure Statement (PDS) in deciding whether to acquire, or continue to hold, Medibank Pet Insurance. PetSure can be contacted by telephone: 132 331 or by mail: Locked Bag 9021, Castle Hill, NSW 1765.