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Animal Welfare
Claims for ‘plastic surgery’ for pets on the increase

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INSURANCE claims for ‘cosmetic surgery’ procedures in pets are on the increase according to insurance provider Petplan.

However, in a press release, the company says that the procedures are being carried out to improve animals' quality of life and to repair injuries and deformities rather than for vanity reasons.

Last year, Petplan paid £1.5 million …

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