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Darin Nelson Joins Trupanion as Senior Vice President

SEATTLE, WA /November 20, 2012 — Trupanion, North America’s second-largest and fastest-growing pet insurance provider, today announced the recent hire of Darin Nelson as Senior Vice President. Nelson brings over 25 years of leadership experience to Trupanion. Nelson has spent … Continue reading

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Two Petplan UK Executives Join Trupanion

SEATTLE, WA (Vocus)/October 30, 2012 — Two top executives from Petplan UK, an Allianz Company and currently the largest and most successful pet insurance brand in the world, are bringing their 20 years combined experience to Trupanion, North America’s second-largest … Continue reading

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In the News: Saving on Pet Costs

As Americans continue to live through a lackluster economy, with poor consumer confidence and high unemployment rates, they are consistently trying to think of ways to save money. News articles pop up all over the country outlining money-saving tips, including … Continue reading

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One Veterinarian’s Take on Pet Insurance

The Miami Herald recently posted a Q&A on their news site that discussed pet insurance. South Miami veterinarian Patty Khuly, who blogs at www.dolittler.com, answered the quetion: I’ve been thinking about pet insurance, but my friends say it won’t save me … Continue reading

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In the News: Purchase Pet Insurance Early

Recently Keloland Television reported on the importance of pet insurance and urged those who were interested in insuring their pets to do so early, before any pre-existing conditions presented themselves. The report followed veterinarian Dr. Dawn Dale of Dale Animal … Continue reading

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In the News: Veterinarians and Pet Medications

A recent news article in the Star-Telegram discussed the popularity of chain store pharmacies offering pet medications at a highly discounted rate. This trend has put many veterinarians in a bind because they cannot compete with the prices of stores … Continue reading

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Trupanion CEO Quoted in King 5 Pet Dish

Yesterday, Trupanion CEO Darryl Rawlings was quoted in a story on King 5′s Pet Dish, a popular pet blog published by the local Seattle news station. Rawlings was asked to discuss his thoughts on the incredibly sad story that recently … Continue reading

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Wall Street Journal Article Discusses Pet Insurance

Recently an article in the Wall Street Journal discussed pet insurance and how it can combat the high cost of medical care generated by our pets.It mentions how more advanced-care options in areas such as ophthalmology as well as treatment of conditions … Continue reading

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In the News: Pet Insurance One Way to Protect Against High Vet Bills

Recently WKRN-TV in Nashville aired a story about how pet insurance can help pet owners guard themselves against high cost of veterinary care. The story quoted the American Pet Products Association, which found dog owners spend, on average, $655 on routine … Continue reading

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News Reporter Sees the Value of Pet Insurance

Melissa Hankins, a reporter for WBTV in Charlotte, North Carolina, recently learned first hand how important pet insurance can be. In a recent broadcast, she took her own experience with a sick pet to do a story on pet insurance. … Continue reading

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