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Pet Insurance Claim of the Week: Mast Cell Tumor

Sampson the 6-year-old mixed-breed dog was recently taken to the veterinary clinic to diagnose a mass on his paw. It turns out that the mass was a mast cell tumor. Mast cell tumors are cancerous and can be mild or … Continue reading

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Pet Health Concerns: Hair Follicle Tumors

Hair follicle tumors are small wart-like tumors on the hair follicles which are usually benign. There are two varieties of this type of tumor – pilomatricomas and trichoepitheliomas. Pilomatricomas are rare tumors that originate in the cells that produce hair … Continue reading

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Featured Pet Insurance Review – Great Insurance

10/10  Great Insurance People laugh when I tell them I have pet health insurance but we laugh last!! After purchasing our first puppy who was sick every time we turned around we started looking for insurance to help cover his … Continue reading

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Featured Pet Insurance Review – Amazing Customer Service

10/10  Amazing Customer Service I have a 12 year old cat who I love like a child. She has always been healthy but then after her vet died I found out just how expensive vet costs could be (my previous … Continue reading

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Pet Health Concerns: Brain Tumors

A brain tumor is a condition that involves a lesion or swelling caused by abnormal growth of cells in the brain.  Brain tumor symptoms depend on the location of the tumor and in certain instances, there may not be any … Continue reading

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Pet Health Concerns: Bladder Cancer

Bladder cancer is a cancerous tumor in the bladder. The cause of bladder cancer, or carcinoma is unknown, however it is believed that certain lawn pesticides and chemicals may increase the chances of cancer occurring in pets. Certain breeds, such … Continue reading

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Black Star Got the Maximum Benefits of Pet Insurance

Pet Name: Black Star Treated For: Dermatitis, Skin tumor, Arthritis, Allergies, Ticks Total Repaid: $20,000 Trupanion has been amazing to deal with. Claims are processed quickly and you have your cheque within a week. The representatives are always extremely helpful. … Continue reading

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Pet Insurance Helped Mugsy the Dog

Pet Name: Mugsy Treated For: Meibomian gland tumor causing corneal irritation to LT eye Total Repaid: $856.34 Time to Process Claims: 8 days Most recently; last spring my little pug Mugsy had a tumour on his eyelid, a condition that … Continue reading

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Blarney’s Pet Insurance Testimonial

Pet Name: Blarney Treated For: Tumors, Splenectomy, Lumpectomy Total Repaid: $9,426.89 We have had nothing but exemplary service, attention and coverage of our 2 dogs, one of which passed away in September 09. He had cancer and had an emergency … Continue reading

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Tyson’s Pet Insurance Testimonial

Pet Name: Tyson Von Ambassador Treated For: Mast Cell Tumor and Heart Murmur Total Repaid: $1475.33 Time to Process Claim: Within 24 hours When I first found out my dog had cancer, I was devastated, and heartbroken. Tyson is a … Continue reading

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