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Button the 1-year-old cat is the spotlight of this week’s claim of the week. This silly kitty’s recent veterinary visit was because she swallowed a door stop! With new kittens and puppies, it is important to keep a close watch … Continue reading
Hooligan the 6-year-old mixed-breed dog acted her name when she got into a lot of food. Hooligan managed to eat several granola bars and Power Bars leading to overeating and quite the belly ache. She was taken to the emergency … Continue reading
Maybe it was due to the blue moon, but we had some very interesting and crazy claims last week! Each week, I run a claims report to select one for the Claim of the Week post, but while I was … Continue reading
Snoopy the dog seems to have been channeling Snoop Dogg when he got into some cannabis. It is very important to keep marijuana smoke, leaves, and baked goods away from pets because it can make them very sick. Marijuana can … Continue reading
This week’s featured pet insurance claim is for Sophie the 3-year-old Pit Bull who recently had a run-in with a raccoon! Raccoons can present a serious danger to your pet, especially those trying to protect baby raccoons, and it is … Continue reading
Dogs are curious by nature and will often follow their noses if a delectable smell is detected. Aldo the Weimaraner is no exception and his pet insurance claim story is proof. This 5-month-old puppy’s recent curiosity led him to a … Continue reading
Bruce the 8-month-old cat recently tested the “9 lives” theory when he ingested part of a lily plant. Lilies are toxic to cats and can cause kidney problems when any part of the plant is ingested, including water from the … Continue reading
Sophie is a young Maine Coon cat who recently had an emergency visit to the vet hospital because of one little bee. Dogs and cats are often curious about flies and other bugs because they move around and are fun … Continue reading
I’ve seen a gradual increase of claims for foxtail incidents over the last several weeks. With summer officially around the corner, this means the weather is getting nicer and our pets are spending more time outside. Not to mention, foxtails … Continue reading
Every week when I run claim reports to select a Claim of the Week, I see some really interesting claims! I thought I would take this week’s post to review some of them: Several claims for chocolate ingestion with an … Continue reading