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Insurance Articles and Resources

Catch up on insurance-related news, trends, and advice with these five-minute reads.

Last Updated: June 2024

The 10 Most Popular Girl Dog Names

June 5, 2023

Expect to find lots of these good girls trotting around the park this summer.


How Does Pet Insurance Work?

April 3, 2023

Paying veterinary bills is an important part of being a pet parent. It’s also the least fun part of having a furry friend.


How Much Does A Vet Visit Cost?

March 17, 2023

The average veterinary visit costs about $200. If your pet becomes injured or ill, vet bills can skyrocket even higher.


Pet Insurance Waiting Periods: Explained

March 3, 2023

When signing up for pet insurance, your policy doesn’t kick in right away. All new pet insurance policyholders must go through a waiting period first. Learn about the length of waiting periods, why they exist, and find out which companies offer the shortest waiting periods.


What Does Pet Insurance Cover?

February 17, 2023

If you’re shopping for the perfect pet insurance plan, it helps to know what kinds of coverage details you can expect from a good provider. Learn the types of pet insurance plans, coverage inclusions, and coverage exclusions that most quality pet insurance companies provide.


8 Tips to Keep Your Pet Safe in the Wintertime

January 20, 2023

Snow, ice, and cold temperatures can be extremely dangerous to dogs and cats. Luckily, there are easy steps you can take to make your home safe for your furry friends. From banging on the hood of your car, to securing antifreeze, to going sweater shopping, check out our 8 pet safety tips for wintertime.


Puppy Basics: Healthcare 101

July 25, 2022

Welcoming a new puppy into your family is an exciting time in your life–and busy! This guide covers the basics of finding a veterinarian for your puppy’s first exam, important wellness care points for their first year, and how pet insurance can be a good investment for your new family member.


Is Pet Insurance Worth It?

May 30, 2022

Pet insurance is usually a good investment—for peace of mind as well as your wallet. We’ll take you through what you need to know so you can make the best decision for you and your four-legged family member.


Five Ways to Lower Your Pet Insurance Premiums

April 18, 2022

At, we believe your pet insurance coverage should be a source of comfort. To help you keep your monthly premium payments low, we’ve listed five scenarios and tips you might want to take advantage of.


Avoid These 3 Common Vet Fees With Pet Insurance

February 23,2022

Unfortunately, fees are a very real part of being a pet parent. Although food, toys, and pet-friendly furniture are unavoidable expenses, pet owners might be surprised to learn that the most costly expense can be avoided. That’s right, you can avoid most of your veterinary fees with help from pet insurance.