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Monthly Archives: February 2013

Mange in Dogs This Spring

With the spring season closing in, mange in dogs go on the rise. This spring and fall are the two seasons when this mange is found most commonly in animals. Mange mites are found mainly in (but not limited to)

Trupanion Becomes Sole Provider of Pet Insurance to Hero Dog Awards Winners

SEATTLE, WA/February 27, 2013 — Trupanion, a trusted pet brand and proven industry leader in pet insurance, today announced they have become the sole provider of pet insurance for the American Humane Association Hero Dog Awards category winners for 2011

What Will Cause a Premium Increase?

Each year, the pet insurance industry becomes more established in North America. And every year, we collect more data that we use to track trends in pets and pet health. As we collect more data, we are able to more

Pet of the Week – Wreck

We’d like to introduce you to this week’s adorable Pet of the Week! His name is “Wreck” Bentley Albrecht. He weighs 5.8 oz, he is a DeerLeg Chihuahua. His favorite play toy is a small coke bottle.  When he is

Pet Food Recalls February 2013

There have been several recalls this month, and in the past week particularly, so I decided to combine them all into one post so that you can get all the information you need in one spot. Here’s what I’ve found: