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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Osteosarcoma

This week’s featured pet insurance claim is for DauDau the 12-year-old Standard Schnauzer. DauDau was diagnosed with cancer of the jaw bone in March and has been receiving ongoing treatment since.

For this particular claim, DauDau spent several days at the veterinary specialist’s receiving radiation therapy. We are keeping DauDau in our thoughts and hoping that he can beat cancer.

Total claim amount: $11,121.45
Deductible applied: -$0 ($150 deductible met)
Exam fees: -$0.00
10% co-insurance: -$1,112.14
Trupanion repaid: $10,009.31

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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