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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),...

Mar 05, 2008, 00:00 ET

Is Your Dog a Canine-stein or a Bonehead?

BREA, Calif., March 5 /PRNewswire/ -- Petinsurance.com, the most frequently-visited pet health insurance Web site in the United States, now...

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...

Jan 14, 2008, 00:00 ET

Veterinary Pet Insurance Reveals Most Expensive Pet Conditions

BREA, Calif., Jan. 14 /PRNewswire/ -- With pets, it's wise to expect the unexpected, but should the unexpected occur, forget about buying that...

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...

Nov 01, 2007, 01:00 ET

Veterinary Pet Insurance Kicks Off Third Annual Pet Cancer Awareness Month

BREA, Calif., Nov. 1 /PRNewswire/ -- Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and largest provider of pet health insurance, launched...

Oct 24, 2007, 01:00 ET

Nation's Largest Pet Insurer Reveals Top 10 Items Surgically Removed From Pets

BREA, Calif., Oct. 24 /PRNewswire/ -- Call it the $1,000 sock, because by the time your veterinarian reaches the source of Fido's digestive...

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...

Aug 22, 2007, 01:00 ET

Nation's Largest Pet Insurer Reveals Most Popular Dog and Cat Names

BREA, Calif., Aug. 22 /PRNewswire/ -- Say farewell to Fido and so long to Spot. According to Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest...

Aug 16, 2007, 01:00 ET

Nation's Largest Pet Insurer Reveals Pet Obesity Costing Millions

BREA, Calif., Aug. 16 /PRNewswire/ -- A fat cat, or dog, may result in a fat bill. Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and...

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,...

Jul 02, 2007, 01:00 ET

Veterinary Pet Insurance Poll Reveals 23 Percent of Travelers Rove with Rover

BREA, Calif., July 2 /PRNewswire/ -- Family vacations have gone to the dogs -- and cats. Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI), the nation's oldest and...

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...

Mar 06, 2007, 00:00 ET

Pet Insurance Is Also for the Birds and Exotics, According to Nation's Leading Pet Insurance Provider

BREA, Calif., March 6 /PRNewswire/ -- A recent analysis of more than 420,000 pets insured by Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) uncovered what most...

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...