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Barks & Mewsings

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Pet Spring Allergies Checklist: What to Look For

By: Brianna Gunter

How can you tell if your pet has allergies? Spring allergies are common in both dogs and cats, and there are signs every pet owner should check for.

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Walking Dogs in the Rain Safely: 7 Essential Tips for Pet Owners

By: Brianna Gunter

Your canine needs to go outside every day, but should you walk your dog in the rain? Follow these tips to protect your pal from the wet and cold.

A domestic shorthair cat looks down into a litter box

How to Get Rid of Cat Urine Odor (and Prevent Future Incidents!)

By: Brianna Gunter

A cat peeing outside of the litter box is never fun, especially when the urine odor lingers. Learn how to clean properly and prevent future bad behavior.

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Is CBD Safe for Pets?

By: Brianna Gunter

CBD oils have become popular in recent years, including as anxiety and arthritis treatments for pets. But is CBD safe for your dog or cat?

An orange cat lays with a pet bandage on his leg

How to Make a Pet First Aid Kit: A Packing List for Pet Owners

By: Brianna Gunter

Pet accidents can occur at any time. Help keep your dog or cat safe by making your own pet first aid kit with these essential items.

Two Siamese cats touch noses affectionately

The Top 9 Friendliest Cat Breeds

By: Brianna Gunter

All cats can be cuddly companions, but some breeds tend to like humans more than others. Here are the top 9 friendliest cats.

Small white dog wearing a cone around neck

How Does Pet Health Insurance Work?

By: Kelli Rascoe

Thinking of getting medical coverage for your best friend? Learn more about how does pet health insurance work and the benefit of a Trupanion policy.

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The Impact of using Trupanion as a Direct Payment Method

By: Kelli Rascoe

Did you just adopt a furry friend? Learn more about why you need pet health insurance that pays the veterinarian directly at checkout.

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Welcome to the Trupanion blog. A place to celebrate pets, pet health and medical insurance for cats and dogs.

This blog is designed to be a community where pet owners can learn and share. The views expressed in each post are the opinion of the author and not necessarily endorsed by Trupanion. Always consult your veterinarian for professional advice.