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. … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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 … Continue reading

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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! … Continue reading

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Trupanion launches new shelter program with Seattle Humane Society

Trupanion, the leading provider of pet insurance in North America, today announced the launch of a new shelter program that provides coverage for shelter pets with no upfront costs for 30 days. The Seattle Humane Society is the first shelter … Continue reading

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5 Types of Human Food You Can Share with Your Dog

Every dog owner knows the signs of a beggar; the pleading eyes, the perky ears, and the sweet (although extremely calculated) stare that demands your attention as you eat. As hard as it is to refrain from sharing your food … Continue reading

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How to: Give Your Puppy CPR

Pet emergencies are a terrifying reality. One does not ever want to take a moment to stop and think about what can happen to their beloved companion, but it is of the utmost importance to actually take some time out … Continue reading

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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Ate Chicken Bones

To a dog’s nose, there’s nothing like the smell of freshly cooked chicken. Sonny the 8-year-old Shih Tzu recently followed his nose out to the garbage bag and gobbled some cooked chicken bones right up. While many pet parents may … Continue reading

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This Week in Testimonials – 4/19

@Trupanion is one company I’ve dealt with that really does exceed expectations. If you need pet insurance they’re the best in the business. -@Omega359 @Trupanion I finally upgraded to the new policy! It’s amazing and costs less too! Thank you … Continue reading

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