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Articles by Kathryn

Caring for a Doberman’s Chronic Issues

“After seeing Trupanion literature at the veterinarian’s office we purchased Trupanion for our then 9-month-old Doberman, Blackjack. At 2 years old, Blackjack was diagnosed with hypothyroidism. Once the deductible was met, Trupanion paid and continues to pay for 90% of

Trupanion Donates nearly $210,000 to Nonprofit Animal Welfare Organizations and Shelters in 2014

In 2014, Trupanion raised $209,885 for nonprofit animal welfare organizations across North America through our TruGiving philanthropy platform. This year, we need your help. We are now calling on all pet-passionate supporters to help choose the nonprofits to donate to next. Over the next two

Putting Trust in His Caretakers

“In July 2014, Kona had his first seizure. We immediately took him to our veterinarian, Dr. Cunningham of Colonial Animal Hospital.  Kona was diagnosed with an inner ear infection, which was first thought to be the cause. Kona’s seizures started

Retired Racing Greyhound Recovers in Strides

“I adopted Belle, my fifth retired racing greyhound in 20 years, when she was 15 months old.  My veterinarian at Homeward Bound Animal Hospital mentioned Trupanion’s certificate, so I decided to enroll Belle and my other greyhound, Mr. Lucky.  One

The Ability to Do Whatever is Deemed Necessary

“I am a veterinary technician of 21 years. Too many times in my career I have seen clients make emergent and critical decisions about their beloved pet’s medical care, based on cost. The hospital I work for, Wheat Ridge Animal