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Take Your Pet To Work Recap

Last Friday was Take Your Dog To Work Day, and as usual, we had lots of pets in the Trupanion office! But that’s old news, and we wanted to hear all about your pet’s adventures in the workplace. We asked … Continue reading

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Take Your Dog To Work Day

Happy TYDTW Day! Today marks the 14th Take Your Dog To Work Day, first celebrated by Pet Sitters International in 1999. Well-behaved furry friends make wonderful work-companions as they provide stress relief and promote productivity. Did your furry friend accompany … Continue reading

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Take Your Dog or Cat to Work Next Friday

A week from today is Take Your Dog (or cat) To Work Day! Pet Sitters International first celebrated this fur-friendly workday in 1999 and have enjoyed ‘TYDTW Day’ every year since. Pets continue to become more integrated into our lives … Continue reading

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Pets In The Workplace Reduce Stress

I’ve noticed news articles have been cropping up on many large news websites recently such as NPR and Time about how employees experience reduced stress when there are pets at work. As a first-hand account, I can tell you that … Continue reading

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Office Petiquette: Wipe Your Paws

With it being the wet season, be it rain or snow, we all know how much mud and dirt can accumulate on our pets’ paws after going outdoors. The grounds outside of the Trupanion office and especially inside the courtyard … Continue reading

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Office Petiquette: Minimize Distractions

With pets comes distraction. It’s natural and expected. I mean, who can resist giving attention to that cute face? However, the line can quickly become crossed from cute-distracting to unproductive-distracting. As a pet owner that brings a pet to work, … Continue reading

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Pet Friendly Offices: Drafting a Policy Part 2

We continue with our “dog meetings” (as we call them) to devise a plan for distributing educational materials and setting rules and guidelines for bringing pets into the Trupanion pet insurance office. Yesterday, we had another meeting to go over … Continue reading

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