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Best Practices for Dogs in the Workplace

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 28, 2021

Best practices for successful canine coworker interactions!

Clothes on Animals: Cute or Cruel?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 14, 2021

What to consider before dressing up your pet.

5 Ways to Keep You and Your Pet Safe During COVID

By SPOT Pet Insurance | December 17, 2020

While pets are not likely to contract COVID-19, there are still added safety measures that pet parents can take to help avoid exposure.

Can My Dog Eat Turkey?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | November 24, 2020

Make sure you know which parts of the feast your pet can and cannot partake in this holiday season.

Service Dog Etiquette

By SPOT Pet Insurance | October 27, 2020

What you should know about the different types of certified service dogs and how to behave around them.

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?

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.

What’s In A Pet Emergency Kit?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 28, 2020

Tips to help prepare your pet for an emergency: keep information and tags up to date, have a grab bag, etc.

Help! My Dog Ate My Pills!

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 18, 2020

Pet poisoning due to the ingestion of human pills is common and can be very serious.

Depressed Dog?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | May 18, 2020

We adore our dogs so when their behavior or mood is “off” or they seem unhappy, it’s devastating.

How Important are Annual Vaccines for Your Dog & Cat?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | May 13, 2020

People often wonder if vaccinations for their pets are actually necessary. The quick answer is yes, they most definitely are.

Emergency Room Vet Visits

By SPOT Pet Insurance | May 7, 2020

Frequently asked questions about pet emergency vet visits and what our insurance policy covers.

Is Fresh Dog Food Worth the Hype?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | April 28, 2020

There are pros and cons to fresh dog food and kibble. But this debate begins with the question: What do you think is best for your dog?

Traveling With A Pet

By SPOT Pet Insurance | April 21, 2020

Make sure you take the proper precautions to calm your furry companion before take-off. Here are tips to keep your pet calm during travel.

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 in glasses and boa

Clothes on Animals: Cute or Cruel?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | January 14, 2021

What to consider before dressing up your pet.

Woman wearing mask with dog in park

5 Ways to Keep You and Your Pet Safe During COVID

By SPOT Pet Insurance | December 17, 2020

While pets are not likely to contract COVID-19, there are still added safety measures that pet parents can take to help avoid exposure.

Pug and Thanksgiving Dish

Can My Dog Eat Turkey?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | November 24, 2020

Make sure you know which parts of the feast your pet can and cannot partake in this holiday season.

Service dog in vest outside

Service Dog Etiquette

By SPOT Pet Insurance | October 27, 2020

What you should know about the different types of certified service dogs and how to behave around them.

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?

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.

Dogs with Umbrella Graphic

What’s In A Pet Emergency Kit?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 28, 2020

Tips to help prepare your pet for an emergency: keep information and tags up to date, have a grab bag, etc.

Dog and Dog Bowl

Help! My Dog Ate My Pills!

By SPOT Pet Insurance | August 18, 2020

Pet poisoning due to the ingestion of human pills is common and can be very serious.

Depressed Dog?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | May 18, 2020

We adore our dogs so when their behavior or mood is “off” or they seem unhappy, it’s devastating.

How Important are Annual Vaccines for Your Dog & Cat?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | May 13, 2020

People often wonder if vaccinations for their pets are actually necessary. The quick answer is yes, they most definitely are.

Emergency Room Vet Visits

By SPOT Pet Insurance | May 7, 2020

Frequently asked questions about pet emergency vet visits and what our insurance policy covers.

Is Fresh Dog Food Worth the Hype?

By SPOT Pet Insurance | April 28, 2020

There are pros and cons to fresh dog food and kibble. But this debate begins with the question: What do you think is best for your dog?

traveling with a pet

Traveling With A Pet

By SPOT Pet Insurance | April 21, 2020

Make sure you take the proper precautions to calm your furry companion before take-off. Here are tips to keep your pet calm during travel.