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In the News: Treating Antifreeze Toxicity in Pets

Today, the FDA withdrew its approval of the antifreeze antidote for dogs,  Antizol-Vet, also known as fomepizole, 4-methylpyrazole, or 4-MP. We looked through our database of insured cats and dogs and found that antifreeze is the tenth most common poison

Trupanion Introduces Sniffable – A New Dating App for Your Dog or Cat!

Tired of sniffing butts at the dog park only to find that the other dog has turned their nose up at you? In the name of puppy love and kitty cuddles, Trupanion launches the first ever dating app solely for

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

Misprinted Rug in Sheriff’s Office Reads “In Dog We Trust”

A rug placed in the front lobby of a Florida Sheriff’s office went months without anyone noticing the rug was unintentionally printed to read “In Dog We Trust” instead of “In God We Trust”. The rug quickly gained enough interest that the Sheriff’s

Seattle and New England Go Head-to-Head in the Super Bowl Pet Name Face-Off

It’s that time of year again, when the top two football teams in the nation go head-to-head to see who will win the Super Bowl. Across the country, fans are showing their support, and many have even named their furry