Two New Breeds Will Debut At Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show

Grand Basset Griffon Vendéen And Nederlandse Kooikerhondje Will Compete For The First Time Ever In The 143rd Annual Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show On Monday, February 11 And Tuesday, February 12, 2019 At The World’s Most Famous Arena  The Madison Square Garden Company and the Westminster Kennel Club have announced that two new breeds, the […]

Austin Pets Alive! Jax’s Bilateral TPLO Surgeries

October 8, 2018 • Jax’s Bilateral TPLO Surgeries by Lindsey Picard • Posted in: Medical Chip-ins Jax is a sweet, seven-year-old blue-eyed beauty, who is, unfortunately, suffering from two torn ACLs. These torn ACLs are causing Jax mobility issues and pain, and he is in need of bilateral TPLO surgeries. These surgeries will fix the […]

National Veterinary Technician Week is October 14-20, 2018

National Veterinary Technician Week: October 14-20, 2018 Veterinary Nursing in Action: Your pet deserve the best in pet care and it takes everyone on the veterinary health care team to make that happen. The National Association of Veterinary Technicians in America (NAVTA) recognized that fact and created National Veterinary Technician Week (NVTW). As a member […]

Hairless dogs, clothes and freezing weather survival

Image Source: Winter is wonderful if you have warm clothes. It is horrible if you do not have layers of clothing or blankets. The same goes for your hairless dog. Get a pitbull encased in warm wear and see it walking confidently through the frozen city or countryside. Apparel made especially for dogs is […]

Norita Taylor, APR Germinder20 Power of Pink Honoree Bio

  Norita Taylor, APR Germinder20 Power of Pink Honoree Bio Norita Taylor, APR is the 12th Germinder20 Power of Pink Honoree. She is Public Relations Director for OOIDA and the 2018 President of the Greater Kansas City Chapter of the Public Relations Society of America (GKC-PRSA). She has held the position of Public Relations Director […]

Neville and an Unexpected Trip to the ICU

Much like anyone else who works in the veterinary field, my love of animals has driven me tofill my home with three dogs and two cats. With such a full house, it only made sense for myfiancé and I to insure each pet for the unexpected with Trupanion, even if the unexpected wasseemingly many years […]

Exercising senior dogs

Image Source: Your older dog may not be able to run fast and may not have his earlier stamina. The dog could experience restricted mobility or could be healthy. Whatever be the physical condition, it is vital for owners to comprehend that their dog has a limit. It is thus vital for […]

Fall Season Adventures with Trupanion Pets

Fall is in the air. We look forward to cooler weather, sweaters, scarfs, and fun festivities with our best mates. So we asked our Trupanion team members and their furry companions to share some of their favorite fall adventures with us. We are excited to feature 5 Trupanion pups and kitties enjoying the crisp weather […]

Do dogs get gout?

Image Source: Gout happens when uric acid crystals get deposited in body tissues. These happen frequently at the joints. The principal cause of gout is a high protein diet. Other gout inducing factors include genetics or kidney or liver disease. It happens when uric acid does not get properly cleared from the system. Yes, […]