Peanut, the dachshund-terrier mix, who took home the coveted 2012 VPI Hambone Award as the year’s most unusual claim after nearly being buried alive following a scuffle with a skunk, was recently reunited with the firefighters who rescued her last October. Pea... Read More »
It’s the moment we’ve all been waiting for: the big reveal of the 2012 VPI Hambone Award Winner! Thousands of votes were cast by the public, but only one precious pet could be named this year’s winner. Nearly a year since he was found buried alive afte... Read More »
Time is running out for you to vote for your favorite 2012 VPI Hambone Award nominee. We’ve sifted through more than 80,000 claims each month to bring you the top 12 most unusual pet insurance claims of the year. While each of the 12 no... Read More »
  Six years ago, Jacquelyn Caccese of Phillipsburg, N.J., was honored and humbled when she was nominated by her local animal hospital to care for the abandoned Shih Tzu puppy that was recently left on the office doorstep. Due to her immense respect and admiration fo... Read More »
Leann Munro of Rio Linda, Calif., had a tough time keeping her adventurous cat, Pebbles, inside the house. It wasn’t until he ventured 15 miles by way of a car engine that she truly appreciated the value of implanting microchips in her pets. While Leann was out of town for the... Read More »