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Articles by Kathryn

About Kathryn@

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.

Alleviating Stress

Rocket’s Story “There are no words to express my gratitude to Trupanion for being there for my dog Rocket and me. ‘Your Pet is Family.’ I adopted Rocket when he was one year old. I went with an insurance company that

How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

Our pet’s dental health is just as important as our own and although it may not seem like it now, teaching your pet to brush their teeth is a lot easier than you think! With just a few simple steps

How to Perform Dog CPR (infographic)

Prepare for a Pet Emergency In an emergency it’s a great idea to know basic first aid procedures, including how to do CPR on your dog. Before administering CPR for your pet, it’s a good idea to get some practice and

Eight Questions to Ask Yourself Before Bringing Home a Puppy this Holiday Season

What could be a greater gift than a puppy on Christmas Day? Seeing a bundle of fur clambering out from behind the tree has to be the ultimate present. Many pet owners bring their new puppy home around the holidays

Impossible to see, the future is: Pet Insurance for Star Wars Fans

The concept of responsible finances is simple: don’t spend more than you have or you’ll end up with a bounty hunter on your tail. But sometimes it isn’t so easy to stick to this rule, especially when a loved one’s