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Monthly Archives: April 2014

From Mama Ruth to Petra

I am often inspired by the policyholders I talk to on the phone at work here. I recently spoke with Petra’s dad to sign her up for our coverage, and he sent me some adorable pictures of her. It made

From Grumpy Cat to Lassie: Famous Pets and Animals

“My Cat is Big in Japan…” These days, even pets are subject to the whims of fast fame – internet animals seem to be one of the biggest trends on the planet right now. But the animal-as-celebrity phenomenon is nothing

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Dog Ate Tennis Ball

While tennis balls are usually all fun and games for dogs, they can turn dangerous on occasion. Maybe, the 8-month-old Bernese Mountain Dog found out the hard way that tennis balls are not food. After getting into a scuffle with

Trupanion Reviews – Week of 4/25

Thank you Trupanion for giving Guardian Veterinary Centre; Specialty & Emergency Pet Care the ability to treat our Joey who has hemorrhagic gastroenteritis that is complicated by IMHA. He’s had a blood transfusion today and is getting the best care in the city of

How Dog Food Recipes Become AAFCO Approved

When it comes to food health and safety regulations for people, the Food and Drug Administration (FDA) is the organization in charge. But who is in charge of making sure that dog food manufacturers follow healthy protocols and do not