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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Swallowed Squeak Toy

Do you have a dog that loves squeaky toys? Watson the mixed-breed dog loves them so much that he accidentally swallowed one! Watson made an emergency trip to the vet clinic where his X-rays revealed the squeak toy within his

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Swallowed String

Rosie the 9-year-old Dachshund recently had a foreign body incident in which she swallowed a string, running up a vet bill of over $10,000! Rosie spent a week at the veterinary clinic receiving treatment and care. Swallowing foreign objects can

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Swallowed Rocks

Rexi the Westie is 5 years old and has a taste for rocks. Unfortunately, his curiousity got the best of him and he earned a trip to the veterinary clinic! Rexi had radiographs taken of his abdomen where his veterinarian

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Swallowed Plastic Bag

This week’s featured pet insurance claim is for Steve, the 3-year-old mixed-breed dog. Steve seems to be a bit of a mischievous dog because he recently got into some trouble with a plastic bag. Unfortunately, Steve swallowed the bag and

Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Swallowed Corn Dog Stick

Be careful about what foods you eat because they may just be accompanied by non-food items. Duke the 3-year-old Scottish Terrier swallowed a corn dog on a stick! The poor pup was tricked into eating a foreign object by the