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I Wish – A Poem by Cassidy Freeman

I received the sweetest email the other day. One of our policyholders has a 9-year-old granddaughter named Cassidy who adores his dog, Rocky. She took it upon herself to write a poem dedicated to Rocky, and I had to share it with … Continue reading

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In Memorium: My Beautiful June

The following story came to me recently and I wanted to share it with all of you. It’s the story of June - a sweet, adorable Yorkshire Terrier who was the light of her guardian Sylvia’s life. We at Trupanion know … Continue reading

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Snowflake: The Dog That Lived on a Bus

A very interesting phone call came through our call center last week from a woman looking to insure her puppy. Now, this story is not about Sue’s young puppy, but about a 12-year-old mixed-breed dog named Snowflake. Snowflake is a … Continue reading

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Tru Interview: Greg with Bronco and Snickers

Next in our Tru Interview series we have Greg Brumann who introduces us to his two adorable beagles, Bronco and Snickers. What is your background? How are you involved with pets? I am a 30 year old marketing specialist from … Continue reading

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Using Pet Insurance to Cover Unexpected Veterinary Costs

A recent article on LakeForestPatch.com, a website providing comprehensive local coverage of Lake Forest, California, told the story of a pet owner named Gina and her Flat-Coated Retriever McKenzie. Flat-Coated Retrievers are prone to cancer and at seven years old … Continue reading

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Completing My Family: How My Dog Chose Me

The following post was written by Jordan Rubin, Trupanion’s new Manager of Communication. Jordan shares his story of how his handsome dog Lazlo joined his family. My wife and I had wanted to get a puppy for quite some time. … Continue reading

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My Experience as a First Time Pet Owner

Growing up my best friend’s mom had a Yorkshire terrier that went by the name of Bug. Bug was a loyal, loveable, and overall great companion to their family. When I was making the decision of what type of breed … Continue reading

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Gracie Takes an Unfortunate Leap

Happy Leap Day! Today is a unique day, a day that only comes around once every four years. As I thought about how I wanted to commemorate this day on the blog I realized I had the perfect story to … Continue reading

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Guest Post: A Fiesty Cairn Terrier Named Ziggy

The following is a guest post written by Brent at Optimize Guys. Brent loves dogs. He volunteers his time with Rich Currie at HealthyJointCare.com, providing the top trusted dog health products on the market. Ziggy, like many other Cairn Terriers, … Continue reading

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Video: 5 Years with my (Broken) Dog

Recently, a Trupanion policyholder posted a video on our Facebook page that told the story of her dog, Maggie, an American Pitbull Terrier who suffered several accidents and illnesses over a five-year period. Poor Maggie had four knee surgeries, a … Continue reading

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