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Articles by Britta

Keep Paws off This Palm!

All parts of sago palms are considered extremely poisonous for cats and dogs — especially the seeds. The plant is commonly found in tropical environments and can be seen in several U.S. states, including California, Texas, and Florida. Sago palms

For the Veterinarians: Six New Years Resolutions to Improve your Veterinary Hospital in 2016

It’s still January, it’s not too late to set New Year’s resolutions. We uncovered some interesting data about client churn in veterinary hospitals. We analyzed data from 45 veterinary hospitals across Canada and the United States that saw over 650,000 unique pets,

My Time Volunteering at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

Each employee at Trupanion receives one paid day off to volunteer at a non-profit organization of their choice. Last year our employees volunteered over 300 hours toward organizations like Seattle Humane Society, PAWS, Pasado’s Safe Haven, Seattle Aquarium, food banks,

Gifts that Give Back to Cats and Dogs this Giving Tuesday

This #GivingTuesday we put together a list of the top 10 gifts that give back to cats and dogs. These gifts are great for your two or four-legged friends while giving back to animals in  need. #GivingTuesday is a global

National Veterinary Technician Week: You know you’re a Vet Tech When…

Happy National Veterinary Technician Week (October 11 – 17)! To celebrate our industrious and compassionate vet tech friends all over the United States and Canada, we’ll be focusing this week’s blog posts on the best—and messiest—parts of being a veterinary