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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Broken Tooth

Trupanion Pet Insurance claim of the week Husky-mix Jake and broken toothJake the 9-year-old Husky-mix is a curious boy who is always looking for treats! He often picks up boxes and carries them around just in case there may be tasty snacks inside. Well, just before Christmas, he set down a box when his owner noticed blood on the box. It turned out that he had broken an incisor!

Jake made a trip to the veterinary dental clinic where he needed surgery to extract the broken tooth.

Fortunately, Jake is feeling much better since surgery.

Total claim amount: $1,374.17
Deductible applied: -$150.00
Exam fees: -$0
Other (dental polishing): -$108.42
10% co-insurance: -$111.58
Trupanion repaid: $1,004.18

My husband and I are so grateful to have Trupanion. We tell everyone about your company :)

Thank you so much to Jamie for letting us share Jake’s unique story!

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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