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5 Things You Did Not Know About The German Shepherd

I remember my parents owning German Shepherds when I was growing up. Based on their history as a guard dog and working dog in the military and police force, many people see them as aggressive and vicious dogs. But that

My Time Volunteering at Best Friends Animal Sanctuary

Each employee at Trupanion receives one paid day off to volunteer at a non-profit organization of their choice. Last year our employees volunteered over 300 hours toward organizations like Seattle Humane Society, PAWS, Pasado’s Safe Haven, Seattle Aquarium, food banks,

13 Veterinarian-Recommended Gift Ideas for Dog Lovers & Cat Parents!

The Ultimate Pet Gift Guide for the Holidays by Denise Petryk, DVM We weren’t surprised to hear that 95% of pet owners surveyed in a recent Rover.com survey get Christmas gifts for their pets. For many of us, pets are

Impossible to see, the future is: Pet Insurance for Star Wars Fans

The concept of responsible finances is simple: don’t spend more than you have or you’ll end up with a bounty hunter on your tail. But sometimes it isn’t so easy to stick to this rule, especially when a loved one’s

Help Pets in Need this Holiday Season

We believe a little word of mouth can go a long way. That’s why, this holiday season, we’d like to ask you to spread the holiday cheer—share your Trupanion experience with a friend and we will pay it forward with