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Breeds

Whether you’re a Golden Retriever guru, a Pug pro, or a Lab lover…

A Maine Coon maniac, a Bengal babe…

There are lots of dog and cat breeds out there, and SPOT is pleased to cover them all!

Read on for cat and dog breed info to help you be a more informed pet parent–current or future.

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Common Health Problems in Great Danes

By SPOT Pet Insurance | April 15, 2021

Great Danes can make great pets. But their size does leave them vulnerable to certain health issues.

Types of Siamese Cats

By SPOT Pet Insurance | April 6, 2021

What you should know about Siamese cats: characteristics, temperament, and types.

5 Common Bernese Mountain Dog Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | March 23, 2021

What you need to know about Bernese Mountain dog health.

Top 7 Dog Breeds for Seniors

By SPOT Pet Insurance | March 11, 2021

Top dog breeds for seniors based on size, energy, trainability, and nature.

What You Need to Know About German Shepherd Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | March 9, 2021

Here’s what to look out for to protect your German Shepherd’s health.

6 Common American Shorthair Cat Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | March 2, 2021

A brief health guide to the popular American Shorthair Cat.

What Color Are Siberian Cats?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 18, 2021

Siberian cats come in a range of colors and patterns, all beautiful.

What You Need to Know About Miniature Schnauzer Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 9, 2021

Schnauzers are often outgoing, friendly, and smart, but they are prone to genetic health problems as a purebred breed.

6 Common Golden Retriever Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 2, 2021

As purebreds, the beloved Golden Retriever is susceptible to a variety of health issues.

The Best Cats for Allergies – 6 Non-Shedding Cat Breeds

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 5, 2021

Selecting a non-shedding breed and keeping up routine grooming can help alleviate cat allergies

What Are the Most Common Pit Bull Health Issues?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | October 8, 2020

Pit Bulls are predisposed to certain conditions, and it’s wise to keep watch for these more typical health issues.

What Color are Maine Coon Cats?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 1, 2020

Are you a Maine Coon cat lover? Or interested in adopting one? The beautiful Maine Coon cat comes in a range of colors.

Doodles and ‘Poos

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 25, 2020

Doodles and ‘Poos, how do you choose? Key characteristics of the 5 most popular poodle mixes to help you decide.

Are Bengal Cats Good Pets?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 13, 2020

Are Bengal cats good pets? 6 things to know about Bengal cats if you’re considering getting one.

Do your kids want a dog?!

By SPOT Pet Insurance | July 17, 2020

Growing up with a dog is great for kids. Not only does a dog teach responsibility, but your kids will benefit from their loyalty, unconditional love, and affection.

Two Great Danes outside

Common Health Problems in Great Danes

By SPOT Pet Insurance | April 15, 2021

Great Danes can make great pets. But their size does leave them vulnerable to certain health issues.

Siamese Cat looking at camera

Types of Siamese Cats

By SPOT Pet Insurance | April 6, 2021

What you should know about Siamese cats: characteristics, temperament, and types.

Bernese Mountain Dog laying in the grass

5 Common Bernese Mountain Dog Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | March 23, 2021

What you need to know about Bernese Mountain dog health.

White and Gold Corgi Close Up

Top 7 Dog Breeds for Seniors

By SPOT Pet Insurance | March 11, 2021

Top dog breeds for seniors based on size, energy, trainability, and nature.

Close-Up of German Shepherd in the Snow

What You Need to Know About German Shepherd Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | March 9, 2021

Here’s what to look out for to protect your German Shepherd’s health.

Gray American Shorthair Cat

6 Common American Shorthair Cat Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | March 2, 2021

A brief health guide to the popular American Shorthair Cat.

Close-up grey Siberian Cat

What Color Are Siberian Cats?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 18, 2021

Siberian cats come in a range of colors and patterns, all beautiful.

Mini Schnauzer Close Up

What You Need to Know About Miniature Schnauzer Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 9, 2021

Schnauzers are often outgoing, friendly, and smart, but they are prone to genetic health problems as a purebred breed.

Golden Retriever on Sofa

6 Common Golden Retriever Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 2, 2021

As purebreds, the beloved Golden Retriever is susceptible to a variety of health issues.

Grey and white cat in basket

The Best Cats for Allergies – 6 Non-Shedding Cat Breeds

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 5, 2021

Selecting a non-shedding breed and keeping up routine grooming can help alleviate cat allergies

Pit Bull looking out window

What Are the Most Common Pit Bull Health Issues?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | October 8, 2020

Pit Bulls are predisposed to certain conditions, and it’s wise to keep watch for these more typical health issues.

Maine Coon Cat

What Color are Maine Coon Cats?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 1, 2020

Are you a Maine Coon cat lover? Or interested in adopting one? The beautiful Maine Coon cat comes in a range of colors.

Poodle Mix Dog in Yard

Doodles and ‘Poos

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 25, 2020

Doodles and ‘Poos, how do you choose? Key characteristics of the 5 most popular poodle mixes to help you decide.

Bengal cat chin scratch

Are Bengal Cats Good Pets?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 13, 2020

Are Bengal cats good pets? 6 things to know about Bengal cats if you’re considering getting one.

Do your kids want a dog?!

By SPOT Pet Insurance | July 17, 2020

Growing up with a dog is great for kids. Not only does a dog teach responsibility, but your kids will benefit from their loyalty, unconditional love, and affection.