Josephine and Jim Shakespeare of Las Vegas N.V., have been passionate and loving pet parents to their Beagle “Buddy” since he was 11 weeks old.  Over the years they’ve fallen in love with Buddy’s playful and curious Beagle way of life. His favorite activities consist of p... Read More »
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 imminent dangers that surround our pets during the scare season, Veterinary Pet I... Read More »
As a result of Charlie winning the 2014 VPI Hambone Award, Purdue University Veterinary Teaching Hospital will receive the $10,000 VPI-funded award through the Veterinary Care Foundation to treat pets whose owners could not otherwise afford treatment. Read More »
Charlie, a Labrador retriever from Indianapolis Ind., has won the 2014 VPI Hambone Award honoring the most unusual pet insurance claim of the year. Charlie earned the nomination after getting into a treacherous tangle with a tractor and making a remarkable recovery from life threaten... 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 »