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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Fractured humerus

Bean is an 8-month-old Labradoodle that is enjoying puppyhood. While Bean’s owners were out on vacation for the holidays, Bean was playing with some other dogs when he got a fracture to his front leg.

Bean was taken to the local emergency veterinary clinic where he needed surgery. The poor pup spent 5 days at the clinic including Christmas day, but his leg is all fixed up!
Fortunately, thanks to pet insurance, his owners were able to get all necessary veterinary care for Bean.

Total claim amount: $5,082.52
Deductible applied: -$500.00
Exam fees: -$177.10
10% co-insurance: -$440.54
Trupanion repaid: $3,964.88

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.

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