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Feb 17, 2009, 09:00 ET Sick as a Dog: Pets' Top Medical Conditions of 2008

Largest Pet Insurance Company Reveals Last Year's Most Common Claims Not all the similarities between pets and people are cute and cuddly. Take...


Sep 25, 2008, 01:00 ET Nation's Largest Pet Insurer Reveals Top 10 Insured Dog Breeds

BREA, Calif., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- True to its name, the Labrador retriever keeps coming back. Year after year, the Labrador retriever is...


Aug 26, 2008, 01:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Announces First Winner in Monthly Contest Highlighting Bizarre Pet Accidents

BREA, Calif., Aug. 26 /PRNewswire/ -- Most people's diets contain too much sugar. But for Sugar, the Jack Russell terrier, the problem was too...


Jul 10, 2008, 01:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Reports Pet Emergencies a Costly Reality

BREA, Calif., July 10 /PRNewswire/ -- As the economy squeezes consumer's discretionary income, many pet owners are recalculating their household...


Jun 17, 2008, 01:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Reveals Top 10 Reasons Pets Taken to the Veterinarian in 2007

BREA, Calif., June 17 /PRNewswire/ -- There's no way around it: sometimes Fluffy gets stuffy and even cats can end up sick as a dog. Veterinary...


May 12, 2008, 01:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Poll Reveals Many Consider Pets Appropriate at Weddings

BREA, Calif., May 12 /PRNewswire/ -- Something old, something new, something borrowed, something chewed? According to a recent poll by...


Apr 14, 2008, 01:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Launches National Pet Parent's Day

BREA, Calif., April 14 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance, has...


Mar 20, 2008, 01:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Data Reveals Well-Intended Pet Owners Unknowingly Poisoning Their Pets

BREA, Calif., March 20 /PRNewswire/ -- In the average household, many pets are only one bite away from disaster. Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI),...


Feb 01, 2008, 00:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Data Reveals Pet Dental Health a Low Priority for Many Pet Owners

BREA, Calif., Feb. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- In light of National Pet Dental Health Month, Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) analyzed claims data to find...


Nov 29, 2007, 00:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Poll Reveals Insured Pets Visiting the Doctor More Than People

BREA, Calif., Nov. 29 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance, recently...


Oct 16, 2007, 01:00 ET Nation's Largest Pet Insurer Examines Effects of Pet Food Recall

BREA, Calif., Oct. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance, reported...


Sep 25, 2007, 01:00 ET Nation's Largest Pet Insurer Encourages Pet Safety on Halloween

BREA, Calif., Sept. 25 /PRNewswire/ -- For Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance, the...


Jul 30, 2007, 01:00 ET Multiple Pet Owners With VPI Pet Insurance Represent 17% of All Policyholders

BREA, Calif., July 30 /PRNewswire/ -- American families are going to the dogs -- and cats and maybe iguanas or rabbits. In a recent review of...


Jul 23, 2007, 01:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Debuts Products for Preventive Health Care to California's Pet-Owning Public

BREA, Calif., July 23 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance,...


May 22, 2007, 01:00 ET Nation's Largest Pet Insurer Releases Top 10 Reasons Pets Taken to the Veterinarian

BREA, Calif., May 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance, recently...


Apr 06, 2007, 01:00 ET California Mayors Recognize 25th Anniversary of Pet Insurance in America

BREA, Calif., April 6 /PRNewswire/ -- In a broad show of support for California-based Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) -- which is celebrating its...


Feb 08, 2007, 00:00 ET More Pets Sleeping in Bed With Their Owners, Veterinary Pet Insurance Survey Shows

BREA, Calif., Feb. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- If you find yourself cuddling up with your furry friends each night when you go to bed, you're not alone....


Jan 03, 2007, 00:00 ET 2007 Marks Quarter of a Century of Pet Health Insurance in the United States

BREA, Calif., Jan. 3 /PRNewswire/ -- Launched with the combined vision and support of more than 700 independent veterinarians, the U.S. pet...


Dec 05, 2006, 00:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Releases 10 Most Popular Canine Purebreds Insured

BREA, Calif., Dec. 5 /PRNewswire/ -- With the holidays approaching and many pet lovers considering bringing a new four-legged family member into...


Nov 02, 2006, 00:00 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Kicks Off Second Annual Pet Cancer Awareness Month

BREA, Calif., Nov. 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) launched Pet Cancer Awareness Month in November 2006 to call attention to...