A changing climate is allowing more disease-bearing vectors to move into areas typically less hospitable. But new weather patterns are not the only factor providing easier passage for these parasites. People traveling with their pets, rescued pets moving from one region to another, reforestation, and predator population have roles as well.
Pet insurance has been around for decades, but is still widely misunderstood. So much so that even with a more than 20% growth rate over the past five years, only 2% of Americans have this benefit for their family pet. This article explores a few cases and seeks to offer some clarity on the subject as well.