Tabby TB set to make pet owners cough up higher insurance premiums

Tabby TB set to make pet owners cough up higher insurance premiums

Apr 28, 2014

While news that domestic cats have passed tuberculosis (TB) onto their human owners comes as a great shock, the risk to human health is “very low”. Aquarium Software says pet insurance is the forgotten part of this story, as while TB is treatable in both humans and animals, rising vet bills and pet insurance premiums means ani...

Brits cough up more for four legs than two

Brits cough up more for four legs than two

Apr 21, 2014

In the wake of new figures suggesting Brits spend an average of £17,000 ($28,500) on our pets over their lifetime, coupled with a 15% rise in vets fees; Aquarium Software is seeing a corresponding demand for its insurance claims technology as we all put pets before people. Many admit that if it came to a choice, they would ins...

Software Company aiming to give pets celebrity treatment

Software Company aiming to give pets celebrity treatment

Apr 14, 2014

The news that UK TV personality and renowned pet lover Paul O’Grady forked out over £8,000 in chemotherapy treatments for his Cairn terrier, Olga, is cold comfort for ordinary members of the public with sick pets who cannot afford such sums. The rising cost of new treatments coupled with increasing insurance premiums is drivin...

Pets reduce workplace stress, it’s official

Pets reduce workplace stress, it’s official

Apr 07, 2014

A recent US study has found that bringing pets to work could be a great stress reliever for staff, but while you might be happy with your four legged friend, would your two legged boss and colleagues feel quite the same way? Anglo-American technology company, Aquarium Software has its own paws firmly in the pet insurance marke...

Clawing back pet insurance losses thanks to new technology

Clawing back pet insurance losses thanks to new technology

Apr 03, 2014

Something needed to be done after a fourfold fraud increase in the pet insurance sector, and thanks to new technology from Aquarium Software, insurers can now make fraud reduction their pet project for 2014 and beyond. Three years ago, pet insurance fraud reached the £2m mark in the UK. The reason the 2011 figure is so signif...