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Articles by Britta

How this Labrador Retriever was Trained for a Commercial in just Four Days

We recently introduced you to Stella, the beautiful 10-month-old Labrador Retriever from Mission, British Columbia who starred in our first-ever television commercial. But did you know she was trained in just four days?

Thirteen Dogs Nailing It on Mean Girls Day

“On October 3rd, he asked me what day it was.” In honor of Mean Girls Day tomorrow, a national holiday celebrating the 2004 flick, we scoured the internet for dogs embracing their inner Mean Girl. Here’s what we found.

Meet the Star of Trupanion’s First-Ever TV Commercial, Stella!

Stella is an almost 10-month-old Labrador Retriever from Mission, British Columbia.  The Carreiros searched high and low for the perfect canine addition to their family until they finally found a breeder in Campbell River, BC. It was meant to be

Seattle Upsets Denver in Super Bowl Quarterback Pet Name Face-Off

With two high-performing squads in this year’s Super Bowl, it’s coming down to a battle of the quarterbacks. Trupanion, a data-driven pet medical insurance provider, analyzed their database of insured pets to determine which quarterback will lead his team to

In Response to Barking Mad, Last Week’s CBC Marketplace Episode

An October 4th news broadcast on CBC Marketplace titled, “Barking Mad,” shined a negative light on the veterinary profession. The segment took a dog with a hidden camera to ten Toronto veterinarians to see what health recommendations were suggested in the first check-up. According to