Monthly Archives: October 2012

Fall and Halloween Pet Contest Photos

Happy Fall and Halloween to all of our pet-loving friends! We collected your best fall and costumed pet photos for this giveaway which made us giggle, smile, and laugh! Thank you to everyone who entered! One winner will be randomly … Continue reading

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Two Petplan UK Executives Join Trupanion

SEATTLE, WA (Vocus)/October 30, 2012 — Two top executives from Petplan UK, an Allianz Company and currently the largest and most successful pet insurance brand in the world, are bringing their 20 years combined experience to Trupanion, North America’s second-largest … Continue reading

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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Broken Leg

Jane the kitten is just 8 1/2 months old and recently had to make a serious trip to the emergency veterinary clinic. Jane was up on the counter one day when a loud sound spooked her. The sound caused her … Continue reading

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This Week in Testimonials – 10/26

Thanks for being there for us! Jane is on the mend, and we have been reimbursed for our vet costs. -Robin A. Thanks guys. I’m pretty happy with Trupanion’s coverage and claim processing (three dogs insured for over a year … Continue reading

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Will Los Angeles ban the sale of puppy mill pets?

Los Angeles could become the largest city in the US to ban the sale of commercially bred pets. The city council meeting on Wednesday resulted in a 12-2 vote for the ban of puppies, kittens, and rabbits in pet stores. … Continue reading

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In Memorium: Hero Dog Stacey Mae

As you probably know by know, Trupanion was a sponsor of this year’s American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards. This event celebrates the hero dogs in all of our lives and gives special recognition to eight hero dogs that truly … Continue reading

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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Bufo Toad Toxicity

Last week I wrote about the dangers of the bufo toad which is found in southern Florida. Unfortunately as I scanned through claims, I spotted one for Lola the 7-month-old small mixed breed dog who had a near-death experience because … Continue reading

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This Week in Testimonials – 10/19

I love Trupanion!!!! -Monica H. Lola is feeling 110% better! Thank you, Trupanion! -Daniel P. If anyone needs pet insurance I highly recommend @trupanion. Super fast and easy to work with! -@kristinemcphail My beautiful little Kati, who suffered a horrible … Continue reading

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National Vet Tech Week

This week has been dubbed National Veterinary Technician Week by NAVTA to recognize and appreciate all of the hardworking veterinary technicians who care for our pets and help keep them healthy. NAVTA’s theme for this year’s celebration is “T.E.C.H. savvy” … Continue reading

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Recall: Boots & Barkley Pig Ears and Variety Pack Dog Treats

Kasel Associated Industries which issued the last two recalls that were posted on our blog has issued another recall today for its Boots & Barkley (a Target brand) Roasted American Pig Ears and Boots & Barkley American Variety Pack Dog … Continue reading

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