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How To Stop Your Dog From Begging For Food


As the month of pie-baking, turkey-stuffing, and gravy-mixing begins, delicious aromas may waft through your home a little more than usual. If your pooch is a consistent “beggar” for table scraps, this may pose a problem. Especially if you’re hosting this year’s family Thanksgiving! Eating table scraps can actually be harmful to your dog’s health […]



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Is Peanut Butter Good for Dogs?


Did you know November is “Peanut Butter Lovers Month”? That’s right—and nobody proves to be better peanut butter lovers than our beloved canine counterparts! We’ve all rewarded our furry friend with a spoonful or two of peanut butter, but is it actually healthy for our dogs? We did a little investigating to find the answers! […]



Bianca - Angie Swindle - Nov Testimonial Winner

PetFirst Testimonial of the Month – November Member Story


Congratulations to Angie Swindle as the winner of our November Testimonial of the Month Giveaway! “I got Bianca when she was just 8 weeks old.  Unfortunately she has had some medical problems throughout her 3 1/2 years, but good thing for me I have carried pet first insurance on her since day one. My vet […]



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PetFirst’s November Pet of the Month Contest Winner


CONGRATS TO FROSTI, PETFIRST’S NOVEMBER PET OF THE MONTH! Frosti, a 4 year old West Highland Terrier is a happy-go-lucky pup bringing joy to all those he meets (both human and animal), and is definitely deserving of November’s PetFirst Pet of the Month Contest winner title. “After the passing of our darling Cinoman is was […]



Pet Insurance Claim of the Month – November 2014


NOVEMBER’S PETFIRST PET INSURANCE CLAIM OF THE MONTH $2,494.89 paid to the family of Emma, an English Mastiff from Massachusetts Emma, a 2 year old English Mastiff, has a big appetite befitting of a dog of her size, however one day this monstrous appetite got her into big trouble. She wound up ingesting a plastic […]







Ladybug - Thomas Atkins - Oct testimonial winner

PetFirst Testimonial of the Month – October Member Story


Congratulations to Thomas Atkins as the winner of our October Testimonial Monthly Giveaway! “About two years ago, Ladybug became infected with some significant malady. She went downhill very fast, losing energy. Her face began to swell. At one point she didn’t even look like our dog anymore! She clearly needed to be hospitalized. The Animal […]



Pet Insurance Claim of the Month – October 2014


OCTOBER’S PETFIRST PET INSURANCE CLAIM OF THE MONTH! $4,494 paid to the family of Sophie, a Dachshund from Arizona Sophie, an 8 year old Dachshund, developed intervertebral disk disease, a common cause of back pain, rear limb paralysis, and inability to walk or feel the back legs.  The condition came on quickly in Sophie’s case […]