The famous Westminster Kennel Club Dog Show runs today and Tuesday in Manhattan. It has long-been a must-watch for many dog-lovers, some who cheer on their favorite breeds and others who laugh at the whole event. Whichever camp you’re in, you may have noticed changing trends over recent years in … Continue reading Westminster: Enjoy the show, but think before adding a puppy
November is National Pet Cancer Awareness Month, and as we do every year, Nationwide® is partnering with the Animal Cancer Foundation, using the #CurePetCancer2017 hashtag to increase awareness and raise funds to fight the top disease-related killer of dogs and cats. Everyone can join: The entire veterinary community and pet-lovers … Continue reading #CurePetCancer2017: A hashtag that helps advance hope
Rooster, a hound mix from Scranton, Penn., is the 2017 winner of the ninth annual Hambone Award®, honoring the most unusual pet insurance claim of the year. Rooster was nominated after he was impaled by a large tree branch during a routine hiking trip. After selecting 12 nominees, Nationwide opened … Continue reading And the Hambone Award goes to … Rooster and his veterinary team!
While you may have heard about our Hambone Award for the most incredible pet health insurance claim of the year, did you know the veterinary practice involved in saving the winner gets a $10,000 grant to help pets whose owners can’t afford care? It’s true. And now through Oct. 4, … Continue reading Vote for Hambone Award: $10K to life-saving veterinary practice!
Your fax machine’s last days may well be at hand, and your veterinary team won’t have to be diverted from patient care to handle pet insurance claims. That’s because at least for Nationwide members with our pet health insurance, there’s now a mobile ap that makes filing claims easy for … Continue reading Snap, send, simple: Pet insurance claims that won’t take staff time
I’m at the AVMA Convention, which is one of the two professional gatherings at which we present updated data from our benchmark Nationwide® | Purdue Veterinary Price Index (the other presentation is at the NAVC’s VMX, with a repeat at WVC, typically). Since we’re in Indiana, Dean Logan Jordan of … Continue reading Nationwide | Purdue study shows continued recovery in veterinary pricing