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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!

Why Your Pet Has Insurance

Ever wonder why you should insure your pet? Here are several claim examples, pet insurance stories, and testimonials that serve as great reminders of why pet insurance is so beneficial.

Remembering Takara: Compassionate Care Through the End

Thanks to Trupanion and our veterinarian we were able to take the best loving and financial care of our sweet Rottweiler, Takara and recover 90% of our costs as well. It is a wonderful company. They work hand-in-hand with the

A Mystery Illness Strikes

Lottie was 6 months old when we found her sick one Sunday morning. She woke us up earlier than usual, whimpering in another room. She had vomited and was curled up on the floor, unwilling to move. She wouldn’t eat,

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

Receiving Care the Moment it’s Needed

I noticed Sirius, my 1 year old chocolate lab, started limping fairly regularly on his left hind leg in early May.  Knowing what the symptoms of a “medial patella luxation” from six months prior when Sirius hurt his other leg,