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Top 9 Pet Insurance Plans For Mastiffs (2022)

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Mastiffs are, of course, known for their intimidating size and strength, but this loyal breed loves its pack members fiercely, and the giant dogs are even great with older children (old enough not to be accidentally knocked down during playtime.) As long as you don't mind a little slobber, the Mastiff is a wonderful, loving dog capable of working hard and excelling as a full-time companion.
As great as this breed is, Mastiffs are prone to certain medical...
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Top 9 Pet Insurance Plans For Newfoundlands (2022)

Top 9 Pet Insurance Plans For Newfoundlands (2022)

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Was there ever a gentler giant than the Newfoundland? Strong enough to tow boats and rescue swimmers, Newfoundlands have a history as working dogs and heroes. They're also big fluff balls who make the best cuddlers.
Unfortunately, like with most dogs, the Newfoundland breed is predisposed to certain medical conditions. While these health issues can be expensive to treat, you may be able to cover the high costs if you invest in pet insurance for your dog...
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Top 9 Pet Insurance Plans For Chow Chows (2022)

Top 9 Pet Insurance Plans For Chow Chows (2022)

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Chow Chows look like fluffy teddy bears, but similarly to Pit Bulls and Rottweilers, the breed gets an unfair rap as inherently aggressive. It's true that Chows are fiercely loyal, having a history as guard dogs and hunters in ancient China. Anyone who has a Chow knows they're excellent, devoted companions; as we say, “There are no bad dogs, only bad owners.”
Unfortunately, like with most dogs, the Chow Chow breed is predisposed to certain medical conditions...
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Top 9 Pet Insurance Plans For The Dogue De Bordeaux (2022)

Top 9 Pet Insurance Plans For The Dogue De Bordeaux (2022)

1 month ago   |   By iHeart Dogs

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Also known as the French Mastiff, the biggest of the Dogue De Bordeaux can tip scales at almost 150 lbs., but this huge pup just wants to be a cuddly lap dog. Loving their family members with all of their fierce and loyal hearts, DDBs will be happy to laze about, sprawled out right by your side, but when it's time to work, this big dog will be up and ready for guard duties. And while the Dogue De Bordeaux certainly has your back, you'll need to be sure they get...
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