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5 Dog Breeds with Long Lifespans

When you compare the average longevity of a dog to a human, the results are disheartening. Dogs go from puppyhood to their golden years in the blink of an eye. Nevertheless, there are some breeds that tend to live longer

Eating Things She Shouldn’t

“We have had Trupanion since we got Amani through our veterinarian. Knowing how expensive veterinary bills can be, we opted to get insurance this time with our puppy, as she had no pre-existing issues. Amani just turned 17 months old

A Focus on Health

“I have had two dogs (soon to be three) covered by Trupanion since 2010. I signed up because a year earlier, my 10-year-old German Shepherd cost me over $3,000 in tests and exploratory surgery when I took her to the

A Part of Her Heart

“Late in April I brought my little girl Rosie into the emergency veterinary hospital because she was very lethargic. She was diagnosed with Immune-Mediated Hemolytic Anemia (IMHA) and they immediately gave her a blood transfusion to save her life. She then

Help! I Think My Dog Has an Ear Infection

If you’ve had a dog, chances are they’ve had an ear infection at least once in their life. An ear infection — or otitis — is the second most frequently claimed condition for dogs that Trupanion receives. This condition affects