During the Halloween season, U.S. consumers spend $7 billion on Halloween candy, costumes and decorations, exposing pets to more toxins and hazards than any other time of the year. To help prepare for the i... Read More »
UPDATE: The winner of the 2014 VPI Hambone Award will be announced on Tuesday Oct. 7th. After reviewing more than one million pet insurance claims received over the past year, Veterinary Pet Insurance Co. (VPI) has nominated 12 worthy candidates for the 2014 VPI Hambon... Read More »
On their wedding day, Kelly Chubbuck and her fiancé Jason were making final preparations at their home in North Bend, WA., while their new puppy Lola, an 11-month-old Labrador retriever, curiously tagged along. Kelly’s eager nerves were building, but she remained calm as the stage was set for her dream wedding. T... Read More »
After tallying up thousands of votes, Peanut Wigglebutt (dog) and Snuggles Butt Le Lee (cat) have been chosen as the wackiest pet names of 2014. Each year VPI celebrates the most clever, creative and quirky pet names nationwide with its annual Wacky Pet Names campaign. ... Read More »
Charm has always been the most problematic of Jill Rygwalski’s three silver-shaded Persian cats, but his good looks and charming personality have always kept him out of serious trouble. That is, until one day at their Woodbridge, VA home, when Charm’s mouser mischief took a near ... Read More »