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Westminster dog show

CJ, a German Shorthaired Pointer, Wins Best in Show at Westminster: We break down the good, the not so good, and the adorableness of this breed

The German Shorthaired Pointer (GSP) was bred for hunting in 19th century Germany. They are known for their strong, powerful legs that allow them to turn quickly and speedily. Let’s learn a little bit more about the breed that took home the “Best In Show” at this year’s Westminster Dog Show. Breed Stats Size:   […]

Pet Insurance Claim Of The Month – March 2015

MARCH’S PETFIRST PET INSURANCE CLAIM OF THE MONTH! $4,877.32 paid to the family of Tiger, a Domestic Long Hair cat from Maryland Tiger, a 2 year old Domestic Long Hair cat, injured his right front paw when attempting to jump from a box to the countertop. His pet parents took him to the emergency vet […]

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PetFirst’s September Pet of the Month Contest Winner

CONGRATS TO POOCH, PETFIRST’S SEPTEMBER PET OF THE MONTH! Pooch the wonder cat is definitely deserving of September’s PetFirst Pet of the Month Contest winner title. “My husband and I adopted Pooch, a four-year-old tuxedo cat, in February 2014. She’s everything a person could want in a cat, despite her dog-like name. She’s affectionate, gentle, mellow, […]

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The PetFirst 10th Anniversary Sweepstakes

Celebrate 10 years of PetFirst protection, with chances to WIN for everyone in our 10th Anniversary Sweepstakes! Many things can happen in ten years. Here at PetFirst, there have been many changes since our humble beginning in 2004, but one thing that hasn’t changed is our pride in protecting pets with top-of-the-line pet insurance. To […]

How to be a responsible pet owner

CHECKLIST FOR RESPONSIBLE PET OWNERS Would you consider yourself a responsible pet owner?  February is National Responsible Pet Owner Month, something we hope all pet owners are committed to being before taking on a pet.  But sometimes even the most well-meaning pet owner needs to be reminded of the rules and guidelines to follow when […]

Gift Giving? Give The Gift Of PetFirst Pet Insurance

YOU CAN PROTECT YOUR PET WHILE SAVING MONEY WITH PET INSURANCE. You’ve made your gift list for the holidays.  Maybe you’ve even checked it twice.  Does your gift list include affordable pet insurance for your family’s dog or cat? “Pet insurance is more affordable than most people think.  The average monthly premium with PetFirst is […]

What To Look For When Purchasing Pet Insurance

To align with the interview we’re doing on TPPC.tv, we wanted to share our list of questions to ask with customers searching for pet insurance. Purchasing pet insurance can be a confusing process. Pet insurance is not classified in the same manner as human insurance, which can make the disconnect between health coverage for a […]

Thinking Of Kenneling Your Pet?

Thinking of Kenneling Your Pet? Know the Symptoms of Canine Kennel Cough Many pet owners only associate it with newly adopted pets, but kennel cough is very contagious.  It can be spread to any pet kept in close proximity to another. With colder weather and the holidays impending, plans of traveling to warmer climates for […]

Your Daily Cup Of Coffee Could Cover The Cost Of Pet Insurance!

How often do you go to Starbucks, or any other coffee shop; maybe it is Dunkin Donuts? In a new report by the Consumerist, it is estimated that Americans spend $1,100 per year on coffee ($3 per day)! I love coffee as much as the next person, but this is a good chunk of money. Not […]

Choosing The Right Pet Insurance Company

There are several things to consider when choosing your pet healthcare provider. What is covered by your policy? Does it include coverage for routine expenses? Can you visit any veterinarian for treatment? How much is the deductible? What are the benefit limits? Does the company use a schedule of benefits or have per diagnosis limits? […]