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Jun 23, 2015, 07:30 ET Pets: Fourth of July Dangers and Safety Tips

 It's time for Americans to celebrate their independence, which means barbeques, pool parties and, of course, fireworks. This Fourth of July,...


Jun 17, 2015, 08:02 ET Pet Health Insurance One of Fastest Growing Employee Benefits

 National "Take Your Dog to Work Day" is Friday, June 26. While not all companies allow furry four-legged friends in the workplace, one in...


Apr 29, 2015, 08:02 ET Veterinary Pet Insurance Teams with NY Jets' Eric Decker and Country Music Singer Jessie James Decker to Help Fund the Rescue, Training and Uniting of Shelter Dogs with Disabled Veterans

 Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI), the nation's first and largest provider of pet health insurance, commemorates Pet Parent's Day® on...


Apr 15, 2015, 08:02 ET Top 10 Most Common Medical Conditions for Dogs and Cats

 Just like their human counterparts, our pets require regular medical attention to treat minor ailments. While common issues such as ear...


Mar 25, 2015, 08:02 ET Veterinary Prices Decrease in Spite of Consumer Inflation

America's passion for pets has pushed the value of pet-related products and services up steadily year-over-year. However, according to the...


Feb 04, 2015, 08:02 ET February is Pet Dental Health Month

Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI), the nation's first and largest provider of pet health insurance, marks February as Pet Dental Health Month by...


Aug 06, 2014, 08:15 ET Wackiest Pet Names of the Year Revealed

The results are in – Peanut Wigglebutt and Snuggles Butt Le Lee head the list of unforgettable monikers chosen as the Wackiest Pet Names of...


Apr 02, 2014, 08:00 ET Top 10 Medical Conditions that Prompt a Visit to the Vet

 While seemingly minor ailments in pets such as an ear infection, skin problems, stomach ache or a cough are rarely life-threatening, they can...


Feb 06, 2014, 08:30 ET Valentine's Day Inspired Pet Names Revealed

 In honor of Valentine's Day, Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI), the nation's first and largest provider of pet health insurance, analyzed...


Feb 04, 2014, 08:30 ET February is Pet Dental Health Month

 Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI), the nation's first and largest provider of pet health insurance, marks February as Pet Dental Health Month...


Jan 08, 2014, 10:51 ET Nation's Largest Pet Insurer Reveals Top Pet Names of 2013

 For the second straight year, "Bella" and "Max" reign as 'top dogs' as the modern-day monikers led the list of most common dog and cat names...