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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.

Trupanion Reviews – 9/12

thank you guys for your great customer service, Trupanion truly cares for their customers and their little loved pets, again thank you -Yasar S. Thank you Trupanion for helping out with Yancy’s TPLO surgery. Within an hour of the diagnosis we had

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Dog ate gorilla glue

Kona the 2-year-old mixed-breed dog got into some Gorilla Glue which can be very dangerous when swallowed. She refused to eat and was vomiting for a few days, so her owner made a trip to the veterinary hospital. When Gorilla

Trupanion Reviews – Week of 9/5

This is our girl Penny! She is almost 3 years old. Already she has had very bad allergic reactions, diagnosed with pancreatitis, diagnosed with a grade 1 heart murmur, had surgery to remove a tumour that fortunately was benign and

Trupanion Reviews – Week of 8/29

thank you TRUPANION! you just paid my surgery and made my family’s life so much easier. you are the best company! my mommy has recommended your company to all her coworkers! woof and many blessings to you all! Love, Max

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Macadamia nut ingestion

Cooper the 11-month-old mixed-breed dog recently followed his nose right into some macadamia nuts, which are unfortunately poisonous to dogs. Symptoms of macadamia nut ingestion include weakness, depression, vomiting, and tremors. If a dog has recently ingested macadamia nuts, treatment