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Trupanion’s Territory Partners, From the Hospital to the Field

Trupanion’s success can be attributed to our Territory Partners more than anything else. Our Territory Partners are pet-passionate visionaries who help educate veterinarians, their staff, and their local communities to understand how medical insurance for cats and dogs can benefit

Trupanion Trends: Study finds Link between Pet Health and Drinking Water

We commonly receive claims for conditions related to pet urinary health. The most common we see are urinary tract infections, cystitis, urinary obstruction, and crystalluria for cats and urinary tract infections, incontinence, cystitis, and crystalluria for dogs. When we looked deeper

Trupanion Trends: Dog Ate your Socks Again? Pets’ Erroneous Snacking Leads to Millions in Veterinary Bills

Almost every pet owner has experienced that moment of shock when they realize their pet has eaten something it shouldn’t have. Whether it’s a sock, screw, underwear, rock, or even a toy alien, our pets frequently stick their noses into

My Visit to Trupanion

Last week, I visited Trupanion in Seattle. I was invited and hosted by Dr. Steve Weinrauch – the Chief Veterinary Medical Officer at the company. I was joined on the visit by Robin, the practice manager at Advanced Animal Care of

For the Veterinarians: Six New Years Resolutions to Improve your Veterinary Hospital in 2016

It’s still January, it’s not too late to set New Year’s resolutions. We uncovered some interesting data about client churn in veterinary hospitals. We analyzed data from 45 veterinary hospitals across Canada and the United States that saw over 650,000 unique pets,