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A collection of pet articles about your furry friends

Take a look at these tips from State Farm® to provide insight on pet insurance and how to live better with your furry friend.

Keeping pets and your home safe

Pet Hazards

Pet Hazards

If you take a look around your space, you will likely find household items dangerous for dogs & things toxic to cats. Help protect your pet with these tips.

Pet Safe House Plants

Pet Safe House Plants

Learn about pet safe house plants for your cat or dog including the poisonous house plants you should avoid.

Pet Winter Safety Tips

Pet Winter Safety Tips

Learn about some pet winter safety tips to consider for your cat or dog during the colder months.

What Kind of Leash/Collar/Harness is Right for My Dog?

What Kind of Leash/Collar/Harness is Right for My Dog?

If you have a dog in your life, you may be wondering what kind of leash/collar/harness is right for your furry friend. Learn more about the variety of options.

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Separation Anxiety in Dogs

Learn about separation anxiety in dogs and how you can help your furry family member.

How to Calm a Dog or Cat During a Storm

How to Calm a Dog or Cat During a Storm

Thunderstorms can be a stressful time for your pets. Learn about ways to calm a dog or cat during a storm to help prepare your pet for the unexpected.

A Guide to Responsible Pet Adoption

A Guide to Responsible Pet Adoption

If you’re considering bringing home a new pet, you will want to consider these factors before adopting.

Pandemic Quarantine Survival Tips for all Dog Parents

Pandemic Quarantine Survival Tips for all Dog Parents

During the coronavirus pandemic we’re home more with our dogs. Our dogs enjoy our company but may need quiet time of their own. See our tips.

Pet Safety at Home and in the Car

Pet Safety at Home and in the Car

A few changes around your house and while you’re driving can give your pets the protection they need to stay well and happy for years to come.

Drive Safely with Pets in Cars

Drive Safely with Pets in Cars

Learn how to drive safely with your pet or dog. No matter where you're headed, it's important to think about everyone who'll be traveling with you, especially children and pets.

Pet Proof Your Home in a Snap

Pet Proof Your Home in a Snap

Before you head out for a game of fetch, try these tricks to create a safe environment for Rover, Fido, and every other pet member of your family.

Medical

Why Should You Consider Pet Medical Insurance

Why Should You Consider Pet Medical Insurance

Pets are integral members of the family. So, insure them like family. Purchase dog or cat medical insurance to protect your pet against the unexpected!

How Pet Medical Insurance Can Help You Budget

How Pet Medical Insurance Can Help You Budget

No pet owner wants the stress of a sick pet or unanticipated bills. Pet medical insurance can help you budget for those moments.

Why Your Cat Needs Health Insurance

Why Your Cat Needs Health Insurance

Cat health insurance allows you to take care of the health needs of your cat throughout its lifetime.

Why Your Dog Needs Health Insurance

Why Your Dog Needs Health Insurance

Dog health insurance allows you to take care of the health needs of your dog throughout its lifetime.

Pet Insurance verses Human Health Insurance

Pet Insurance verses Human Health Insurance

You don’t want to limit your pet’s medical treatment because you’ve reached your financial cap. Discover the benefits of having pet health insurance.

Dog Health Issues by Breed & Common Cat Diseases

Dog Health Issues by Breed & Common Cat Diseases

Your furry friends may be prone to certain medical conditions just based on their breed so check this out to get more info.

Other pet articles

Arson Dogs Help Sniff Out the Facts About Suspicious Fires

Arson Dogs Help Sniff Out the Facts About Suspicious Fires

Arson dogs are trained to sniff out arson after a fire. Read how the State Farm Arson Dog program helps arson investigators.

Arson Fire-Fighting Dogs at Work

Arson Fire-Fighting Dogs at Work

State Farm Arson Dog program has provided funding for the acquisition and training of more than 400 teams.

When Your Dog Bites

When Your Dog Bites

Pet owners are responsible for their animals' actions, so know how to prevent dog bites.

It's Not the Breed, It's the Dog Bite

It's Not the Breed, It's the Dog Bite

Each year, thousands of people are bitten. Talk to your insurance agent about what is covered under your policy.

COVID-19 Pet Preparedness

COVID-19 Pet Preparedness

As a pet parent you can be prepared with your pet's care if COVID-19 should appear in your home.

Service Dog Jobs

Service Dog Jobs

Dogs are more than just man’s best friend. Some dogs have specialized jobs in the workforce.

Budgeting for a Pet

Budgeting for a Pet

Learn how to make a budget for your pet. Budgeting for typical pet care expenses can help you cover pet care costs without sacrificing your financial goals.

The information in this article was obtained from various sources not associated with State Farm®. While we believe it to be reliable and accurate, we do not warrant the accuracy or reliability of the information. These suggestions are not a complete list of every loss control measure. The information is not intended to replace manuals or instructions provided by the manufacturer or the advice of a qualified professional. Nor is it intended to effect coverage under our policy. State Farm makes no guarantees of results from use of this information.