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Articles by Kathryn

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Kathryn works at Trupanion alongside her little sidekick, a rescued Papillion mix named Modie. She loves all animals big and small but is a dog enthusiast at heart. By the third grade, she had memorized every dog breed and their characteristics and dreamed of being an agility dog trainer or the next Steve Irwin. When not at Trupanion, Kathryn spends her time playing soccer, baking cookies, and exploring the Pacific Northwest with her little sidekick.

7 Ways to Celebrate Halloween with Your Pet

Whether your pet is a quiet cuddle bug or an outgoing party hound, there are a number of great ways to celebrate Halloween with your furry friend by your side. See six simple ways to spend Halloween- and the days

A Puppy from Taiwan Gets the Care She Needs

“Millie had been a feral puppy rescued from the streets of Taiwan, so there were even more unknowns than with your typical American pound puppies. She should be the poster child for why pets should get Trupanion—she’s had so many health

The Most Popular Dog Breeds Over Time

It may be no surprise that we are living in the age of the Labrador Retriever. These popular pups have topped the most popular breed list for nearly two decades. But what about the other breeds? And what about hybrids

Happy, Silly, Sassy Lab

“We adopted Marley a little over a year ago and at the time she was a happy, silly, sometimes sassy Chocolate Lab who always had a smile on her face.  Aware that we were dealing with the unknown, we thought

Doing What Needs to be Done, No Matter the Cost

“I want to give my sincere thanks for all Trupanion does for our dogs. Most recently, Maddison was diagnosed with a form of nasal dermatitis. As with other smaller claims we have had, I am truly amazed with the easy