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Monthly Archives: February 2013

Pet of the Week: Penny

Hi!  I’m Penny. I turn one year old next month. My Mom took out Trupanion insurance from the day she got me. She knew what kind of mischief puppies can get into. We had some sampling of the carpet and

Recall: Nature’s Variety Dog Food

Nature’s Variety has recently recalled the following dog foods due to potential contamination with pieces of clear plastic. The affected batch has a “Best if used by” date of 10/04/13 and includes the following: UPC# 7 69949 60137 1 –

7 Weird Cat Habits

As well as you may know your furry friend, there are certain to be a few behaviors that puzzle you.  Just what is going through your cat’s head as it is chasing seemingly invisible objects or attacking your ankles? Below

41 Things You (Probably) Didn’t Know About Your Dog

Dogs are your constant companions.  You know where they like to be scratched, what treats they love to gobble and just how far they want you to throw that stick.  But as much as you know about your best canine

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Ate Carrot Cake

Farley is a sweet 1-year-old Goldendoodle that gets to go to work with his owner. One day, a coworker at the office brought in a big fantastic carrot cake to share, but unknowingly set it a little too close to

What if pets had superpowers?

Comic book superheroes have become an indelible part of cultures all over the world through the 20th century and into the 21st. Just about everybody is familiar with icons like Superman and Batman. But what if the world was suddenly

This Week in Testimonials – 2/15

thankyouthankyouthankyou for helping us with our dog’s insurance claim! You guys are wonderful!!!! -Lauren W. Very professional organization, they’re easy to deal with and it gives peace of mind to have pet insurance just in case something happens to Star!

Valentine’s Day Pets – Honorable Mentions

We were excited to see so much love for Valentine’s day! This week, we asked you to send in your Valentine’s day pet photos and here are some of our favorites: Now doesn’t that just make you feel all warm

Curing Your Dog’s Eye Infection with Home Remedies

To say that dogs are susceptible to eye infections is an understatement. When they’ve got their entire face lodged in a hole in the ground several times a day, the possibility for a dog eye infection is about as likely

5 Very Energetic Dog Breeds

For some people, a lap dog or calm and independent cat is the perfect pet. For others, they want a pet that demands more of them when it comes to mental and physical exercise. Consider the following five breeds (listed