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Benny the Dog Broken Leg Pet Insurance Claim – Trupanion

Our featured Claim of the Week this week is for a mixed-breed dog named Benny who is just 3 years old. He was recently hit by a car, leaving him with various wounds including a fractured femur. The little guy is going to be alright, and luckily his owner doesn’t have to worry about costs.

For his broken leg, Benny had to undergo surgery and get a plate and screws.

Pet insurance claim amount: $5,308.79
Deductible applied: -$0.00
Exam fee: -$0.00
10% co-pay: -$530.88
Trupanion repaid: $4,777.91

About Stacy @Trupanion

Stacy Kowalchuk is a dog mom to her rescued Whippet-mix, Ellie. During the week, you can find Stacy surfing (the internet, that is) and managing Trupanion's presence in the social media world. In her free time, Stacy likes to bake, especially cupcakes! To balance her culinary affinity, she also likes to stay active, especially with activities that include her dog such as hiking and going to dog parks.

One Response to Benny the Dog Broken Leg Pet Insurance Claim – Trupanion

  1. Heather says:

    It’s so sad to hear about a dog getting hit by a car. It’s so important to make sure all gates are closed and fences are strong and patched. I’m glad to hear that Benny is going to be okay.

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