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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.

Hard-Working Hounds

Most of us think of our dogs as companions, members of the family, and – above all – as friends. But many dogs are employed in a working capacity, helping people in need or achieving things that humans are not

How Did You Celebrate Veterinarian Appreciation Day?

They speak for those who can’t speak—in English at least—and try their best to give our pets the long, happy lives they deserve. That’s why we created Veterinarian Appreciation Day™, a holiday to celebrate and say thanks to the veterinarians

Summer Electrical Safety for Pet Parents

For concerned pet parents there are many additional electrical safety and fire hazards to take into consideration as summer heats up and the temperatures begin to rise. This summer is already a hot one, and experts foresee the probability of

A Full Life and a Wagging Tail

“I adopted Rocky from NorCal Golden Retriever Rescue when he was 8 months old. He was the reason I met my husband Dave. Rocky had a personality that could turn anyone who disliked dogs into a dog lover with his

DIY Pet Silhouette

This simple DIY card is a great way to celebrate and appreciate your favorite veterinarian with a personal tough. For a sophisticated personalized note for Veterinarian Appreciation Day, look no further than pet silhouettes.