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.

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Marijuana Brownie Ingestion

Millie the 12-year-old Sheltie, like many other dogs, has a taste for human treats and baked goods. Her curious nose unfortunately got her into double trouble when she ate some marijuana brownies. These are bad for pets for two reasons: … Continue reading

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Trupanion Reviews – Week of May 23

Copper proudly wearing his tag! I can’t thank Kesa Petersen enough who so many months ago took the time to explain everything about Trupanion, (over an hour), to me once my trial period was done. She made me feel like … Continue reading

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How to Handle a Dog Who Chews

Few things are less welcoming than coming home after a long day at work to torn-up furniture. Your instinct is to yell at your dog and punish him for ruining something expensive you love. But the fact is, your dog … Continue reading

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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Broken Leg

Imagine for a moment that you are a dog. Not just any dog, but a Trupanion-insured dog. That means life is pretty good: you’ve got an owner who adores you and gives you lots of love, you get to sleep … Continue reading

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Trupanion Reviews – Week of 5/16

Aside from being great in general, I’d like to take this opportunity to compliment you on your phenomenal hold music. The string quartet version of Coldplay’s Rule the World is quality stuff! -Brittany H. I am thanking Trupanion right now. Steve is … Continue reading

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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Benign Tumor Removal

Cotton the 6-year-old Miniature Poodle is featured in this week’s pet insurance claim. At his recent routine dental exam, a benign tumor was found on his jaw. A benign tumor is a group of cells that multiply but do not travel … Continue reading

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9 Pets Being People

As people who are crazy about our pets, we can sometimes make up thoughts that our pet has, or words they might say. Some of us think of our pet as a little child with fur. We thought it would … Continue reading

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Trupanion Reviews – Week of 5/9

Thank you Trupanion for helping my dog Radar get though his spinal surgeries and he is doing well and can walk again!- Andra Young and Radar Our vet submitted 10 insurance claims for us for past few months. So glad … Continue reading

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Andrea Says Thanks to Trupanion

I wanted to write a testimonial for your website as a thank you for your tremendous support last year with a few of my animals. In particular, your assistance with my senior cat, Buster, who was diagnosed with kidney disease … Continue reading

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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Rattlesnake Bite

With the warmer weather comes more walks, hikes, and time spent outdoors. For those in the southwest US, that means a greater risk of rattlesnake encounters. Dexter the 3-year-old Beagle recently had a run-in with a rattlesnake that earned him … Continue reading

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