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Monthly Archives: April 2013

Obie the Biggest Loser Doxie Gets Skin Removal Surgery

Update 5/1/13: Veterinarians were able to remove 2.5 pounds of skin! Obie is recovering well. Today is the big day in which Obie the obese Standard Dachshund will undergo surgery to remove excess skin due to his incredible weight loss transformation.

10 Pet Training Tips to Help Train Your Dog to Do Funny Tricks on Camera

There are few things more fun and delightful than a dog who does tricks, especially unique or funny ones. You just never know when the next pet or animal video is going to go viral, and your dog could be

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Dog Ate Two Socks

Titan the 2-year-old Greater Swiss Mountain Dog has curious tendencies which recently got him into some trouble. Perhaps he took the phrase “foot in mouth” a little too seriously because he ended up swallowing two socks! Titan was rushed to

Let’s Talk About Heartworms

The following public service announcement is brought to you by Ronita Pitts of Absolutely Affordable Pet Supplies. ONE little bite: One encounter with a transmitting mosquito and it all begins for our beloved pet. Heartworms are one of the most

This Week in Testimonials – 4/26

is super happy she went with @Trupanion #petinsurance bc I couldn’t be more pleased and so is my boss (a vet)! Thanks for helping my Moozles -@jnadz @jnadz @Trupanion You will be glad you did if you ever need them!