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10 Simple Indoor Activities for Dogs to Burn Winter Energy

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 16, 2021

Stuck indoors? Short on time? Here are some simple activities to keep your dog busy and entertained.

What You Need to Know About Golden Retriever Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 2, 2021

As purebreds, the beloved Golden Retriever is susceptible to a variety of health issues.

Best Practices for Dogs in the Workplace

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 28, 2021

Best practices for successful canine coworker interactions!

Environmental Allergies in Dogs

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 19, 2021

Dogs can suffer from environmental allergies, too. Learn how you can help a canine with sensitivities.

What Are Cataracts in Pets?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 12, 2021

Side effects, causes, and treatment for cataracts in pets.

Dog Adoption Checklist: What You Need to Know

By SPOT Pet Insurance | December 29, 2020

Everything you should consider, from selecting a dog to preparing your home.

12 Edible Holiday Gifts for Dogs and Cats

By SPOT Pet Insurance | December 8, 2020

Get your pet something sweet this holiday (literally?). Holiday gifts for dogs and cats…that they can eat!

The Cost of Dog Diabetes

By SPOT Pet Insurance | November 19, 2020

We’re breaking down the frequently asked questions about diabetes in dogs and the related costs.

Why Adopt a Shelter Dog?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | November 5, 2020

Considering getting a dog? 11 Reasons to adopt a shelter dog.

Working from Home with Your Dog?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | October 6, 2020

Working from home with a pet can be rewarding, but also distracting. Set boundaries to have the best WFH experience with your pet.

Is Human Food Bad for Dogs? 7 Foods Dogs Should Avoid

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 29, 2020

Some of the foods humans eat can also be nutritious for dogs. However, there are some foods you may not be aware of that are toxic to dogs.

Skin Cancer in Dogs

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 24, 2020

Can dogs get skin cancer? What are the symptoms of skin cancer and what can you do to help prevent skin cancer in your dog?

Pet Dental Care Cost

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 18, 2020

Taking proper care of your pet’s teeth can help you avoid costly illnesses and extractions.

Can My Dog Eat Fruit?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 15, 2020

Some fruits make a nutritious addition to your pup’s diet. Read on about the top 5 fruits to feed dogs.

Annual Cost of a Dog

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 27, 2020

Estimates for the lifetime cost of man’s best friend are between $17K – $90K+. Expenses that current & future dog parents should consider.

Chihuahua with toy in dog bed

10 Simple Indoor Activities for Dogs to Burn Winter Energy

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 16, 2021

Stuck indoors? Short on time? Here are some simple activities to keep your dog busy and entertained.

Golden Retriever on Sofa

What You Need to Know About Golden Retriever Health Problems

By SPOT Pet Insurance | February 2, 2021

As purebreds, the beloved Golden Retriever is susceptible to a variety of health issues.

Golden Retriever sitting at table at work

Best Practices for Dogs in the Workplace

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 28, 2021

Best practices for successful canine coworker interactions!

Dog lying in the grass.

Environmental Allergies in Dogs

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 19, 2021

Dogs can suffer from environmental allergies, too. Learn how you can help a canine with sensitivities.

What Are Cataracts in Pets?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 12, 2021

Side effects, causes, and treatment for cataracts in pets.

Dog adoption checklist

Dog Adoption Checklist: What You Need to Know

By SPOT Pet Insurance | December 29, 2020

Everything you should consider, from selecting a dog to preparing your home.

Chihuahua in Sweater Reaching for a Treat

12 Edible Holiday Gifts for Dogs and Cats

By SPOT Pet Insurance | December 8, 2020

Get your pet something sweet this holiday (literally?). Holiday gifts for dogs and cats…that they can eat!

Black pug laying on the ground

The Cost of Dog Diabetes

By SPOT Pet Insurance | November 19, 2020

We’re breaking down the frequently asked questions about diabetes in dogs and the related costs.

Young dog being pet

Why Adopt a Shelter Dog?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | November 5, 2020

Considering getting a dog? 11 Reasons to adopt a shelter dog.

The Golden Retriever Dog Works With The Owner.

Working from Home with Your Dog?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | October 6, 2020

Working from home with a pet can be rewarding, but also distracting. Set boundaries to have the best WFH experience with your pet.

Dog looking at tea and cookies on table

Is Human Food Bad for Dogs? 7 Foods Dogs Should Avoid

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 29, 2020

Some of the foods humans eat can also be nutritious for dogs. However, there are some foods you may not be aware of that are toxic to dogs.

Beagle Sitting on Sidewalk

Skin Cancer in Dogs

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 24, 2020

Can dogs get skin cancer? What are the symptoms of skin cancer and what can you do to help prevent skin cancer in your dog?

Yawning Cat Showing Teeth

Pet Dental Care Cost

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 18, 2020

Taking proper care of your pet’s teeth can help you avoid costly illnesses and extractions.

Dog eating berry pastry

Can My Dog Eat Fruit?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | September 15, 2020

Some fruits make a nutritious addition to your pup’s diet. Read on about the top 5 fruits to feed dogs.

Pomeranian and Cash

Annual Cost of a Dog

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 27, 2020

Estimates for the lifetime cost of man’s best friend are between $17K – $90K+. Expenses that current & future dog parents should consider.