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Rare Autoimmune Disease in Dog Leads to Extensive Treatment


PetFirst pet insurance reimburses pet owner $10,000 for care received in treatment. Autoimmune diseases are common in humans, but in pets too?  Trapper, a six-year old Labradoodle, and his family now know the extensive care needed and how dreadful a disease such as Evans Syndrome, an autoimmune disease in dogs, can be. “Evans Syndrome is […]



March 2014 – Claim of the Month


MARCH’S BIG PET INSURANCE CLAIM OF THE MONTH! $4,557.24 – Paid to the family of Fuego, a 7 year-old Rhodesian Ridgeback. In November 2013 Fuego began battling cancer. A tumor was found in the soft pallet of his mouth near the back of his throat that unfortunately, could not be removed.  As the tumor grew […]



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Testimonial of the Month – March Member Story


Congratulations to Tracey Johnson as the winner of PetFirst’s monthly giveaway! “Ginger is a 2 year old Staffordshire/Golden/Mutt mix who has an attraction to chasing bumble bees!  We were watching her for the first time as she ambushed the lavender bushes trying to chase out the bumble bees.  Then she would run around jumping and […]



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Pet Insurance Testimonial of the Month – February Member Story


CONGRATULATIONS TO LLOYD SIZEMORE AS THE WINNER OF PETFIRST’S FEBRUARY MONTHLY GIVEAWAY! Send us your testimonial for a chance to win and to be entered into our 2014 Grand Prize drawing held in November 2014. “In March 2011 I was on a boat fishing with my dog Scout. Scout is a Beagle and is 8 […]



Testimonial of the Month – January Member Story


CONGRATULATIONS TO MIKE HUGHES AS THE WINNER OF THE JANUARY MONTHLY GIVEAWAY! Send us your testimonial for a chance to win and to be entered into our 2014 Grand Prize drawing held in November 2014. “I want to share my story with you, actually the story of my cat Charlie.  About 4 weeks before Thanksgiving […]



Testimonial of the Month – December Member Story


CONGRATULATIONS TO MARGARET AULD-LOUIE AS THE WINNER OF OUR DECEMBER MONTHLY GIVEAWAY! Send us your testimonial for a chance to win and to be entered into our 2014 Grand Prize drawing held in November 2014. I just want to thank PetFirst for being there for us, and processing our claim quickly when our cat fell […]



Join PetFirst’s Monthly Giveaway!


SUBMIT YOUR MEMBER STORY FOR A CHANCE TO WIN! Are you a PetFirst policyholder with a great story to share? If so, tell us and you will be entered into our monthly giveaway and our 2014 Grand Prize Drawing. Read on for more details. Do you have a great PetFirst story to share?  If so, […]





Pet Safety: Be Mindful Of Your Pet’s Toys


Recently, here at Pet Insurance HQ, we received a kind letter from a satisfied policyholder regarding a hidden danger that threatens many of our pets: their toys. Yes, it may silly to declare pet toys as dangers, but PetFirst paid out over $200,000.00 in claims last year, solely due to pets swallowing objects they shouldn’t! […]



Toby’s Terrible Tummyache


Toby the 2-year-old Golden Retriever is one lucky pup after having multiple razor blade pieces removed from his stomach! His family came home to find him chewing on a plastic razor, of all things. He was whisked to the vet where multiple metallic foreign bodies were revealed by an x-ray. One $800 Gastrostomy surgery, untold […]