Media/News

Meet Polly – A new member of our Breeder Team!

Polly King, Breeder Field Agent As Breeder Field Agent for Agria, Polly spends a lot of time up and down the country visiting breed clubs, attending shows and getting involved with the latest developments in the breeder world. This role comes very naturally to Polly, who has spent her working life involved with dogs, beginning […]

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Meet Karl a new member of our Breeder Team!

Karl Gawthorpe, Breeder Field Agent As well as being Breeder Field Agent for Agria Pet Insurance, Karl is probably best known in the breeder world for showing and breeding under the Waterbrook Labrador affix. Here, he’s had multiple CC and Res CC winners, as well as a Champion. Karl also awards CCs in his breed as […]

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Defra change puppy selling age to eight weeks from October 2017

Tougher dog and cat breeding licensing are to be introduced in October 2017 as part of a swathe of reforms to safeguard the welfare of Britain’s pets, former Environment Secretary Andrea Leadsom announced recently. See regulation details here. New laws around selling pets and breeding dogs will make it illegal to sell puppies younger than […]

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6 easy ways to raise extra cash at your summer event!

We love the rehoming open days we visit during the summer! It’s always fantastic to see so many people having a fabulous time whilst raising funds for the animals that need them most. It’s not always easy to think of new ideas to include though, so we’ve come up with a few easy options you […]

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Help your adopters find the right pet insurance

It’s tragic when a pet comes into rescue because its previous owners are unable to pay for the veterinary treatment they need – a situation that could be avoided if the owners had the right pet insurance. Sometimes they had no policy at all, and other times they had one in place but had no […]

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The Animal Welfare Federation (AWF) Discussion Forum 2017

The Animal Welfare Federation held its 2017 discussion forum in London on 5th June, inviting vets, vet nurses, animal welfare organisations, the media and parliamentarians to challenge current welfare issues and encourage change. The Agria team was there too to hear the discussions, opened by AWF Chair, Chris Laurence, who said, “We aim to use […]

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Extra commission that’s just a click away

Do you know how easy it is to earn extra money for your rescue? Simply add Agria web banners to your site and every time a full policy’s taken out via your trackable banners, you’ll earn commission! They’re really quick and simple to add, and take owners directly to the Agria website to help them […]

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Agria’s winners!

It’s easy to win each month in our prize draws. All you need to do to be in with a chance is either activate an Agria 5 Weeks Free policy, or add Agria web banners to your site – or both, for double the chance of winning! Each month the lucky winner of each prize […]

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Its National Don’t Step on a Bee Day: we’re supporting British Bee Veterinary Association initiatives

Did you know that it takes an incredible 2 million flowers to make 500g of honey? And that a third of the foods we eat require pollination? But that 97% of wild flower meadows in the UK have disappeared, and that honey bees across the world are under threat from a devastating parasite? Statistics like […]

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My cat is Pregnant! What do I do? The Agria Guide.

It’s a startling fact that 78% of cat pregnancies are unplanned, a situation that leaves many owners unsure about how to best look after their cat and her litter during this unexpected time. To reassure you of how to give their cat and her kittens the right care throughout pregnancy and kittening, Agria Pet Insurance, […]

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