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Trupanion's Blog is dedicated to help educate people with pet insurance and pet health information, but more importantly, to have fun!

Articles by Stacy

About Stacy@Trupanion

Social Media Manager
Stacy Kowalchuk is a dog mom to her rescued Whippet-mix, Ellie. During the week, you can find Stacy surfing (the internet, that is) and managing Trupanion's presence in the social media world. In her free time, Stacy likes to bake, especially cupcakes! To balance her culinary affinity, she also likes to stay active, especially with activities that include her dog such as hiking and going to dog parks.

7 Pets Stuck in Couches

Dogs and cats love a nice, soft cushion, and sometimes their pet bed just doesn’t cut it. The sofa is a great place to cuddle up with their human (or sprawl out so the humans have nowhere to sit) but

The Five Most Popular Family Breeds in Canada

Ever wondered what the most popular breed of dog is in Canada? The top breed insured with us is the Mixed Breed Dog. That’s right, Canadians love their crossbreeds, and rightly so! Whether you’re considering purchasing a new pet or

Puppy Training: Tips to Overcome Chewing and Barking

A new puppy can bring so much joy to a family. They are cute and cuddly, and can make the perfect pal for their owner. However, puppies are new to the world and great at finding trouble. Chewing and barking

Trupanion Reviews – Week of 9/19

I’m so grateful for this insurance, someone throw a can of poison in our yard, and my performance puppy ate it, and had to have ER surgery. They covered way more then I thought they would have, even with us

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Cat ate gravel

Vanessa 14-year-old cat made a recent veterinary visit because she ate some gravel and was vomiting. The poor kitty was hospitalized for a whole week receiving care. Her veterinary care included fluids, diagnostic tests, radiology, and medication. When a pet