The Companion

The Summer Edition

Meet our millionth member, cool down with pet safety tips for warmer weather and more in our summer issue.

Pet safety

Heatstroke

Meteorologists predict that the summer of 2021 will be hotter than usual for much of the U.S. Even a moderately warm summer day can spell trouble for...
Summer 2021

Celebrate Pride with LGBTQ+-owned pet businesses

June is Pride Month, an annual celebration of inclusion for lesbian, gay, bisexual, transgender, queer people. Looking to get your pets involved in...
Pet safety

Pet hydration awareness month

There’s a good reason why PetSafe® chose July to be National Pet Hydration Awareness Month—by mid-summer, it’s very hot from coast to coast!
Pet stories

In hot water

Summer fun is all about staying cool, and that means a lot of time in the water. However, our favorite beaches, lakes and even pools can be dangerous...
Spring 2021

Growing pains

Puppies and kittens are always looking for new ways to get into trouble. Thankfully, our vethelpline® experts are here to answer the tough questions...
Spring 2021

Stand with Asian-owned pet businesses

Looking to support businesses in your community and across the country that are owned by Asian and Asian-American entrepreneurs? For pet owners,...
Summer 2021

Dachshund

One of the world’s iconic dog breeds, dachshunds arrived on American shores in the mid-1800s. Since then, they’ve had an undeniable impact on...
Summer 2021

One in a million

Thanks to you and our other cherished members, we’ve reached a re-bark-able milestone: one million pets covered!
Contest

Stars and stripes fur-ever!

Get excited for America’s birthday with the help of your star-spangled spaniel or your freedom-loving feline. Enter the #IndePETdenceDayContest for...
Spring 2021

Axolotls

Locally known as “water monsters,” axolotls are native only to Lake Xochimilco near Mexico City—but they hold an iconic place in indigenous Mexican...
Summer Sweet-stakes

Every week until the end of July, one winner and a friend of their choice will receive: PetCakes treat kits, a treat jar, a $100 Petco gift card, a $100 Visa gift card and a 6 month subscription to BarkBox or KitNipBox.

New Member Perk

Clinically proven and veterinarian approved, Pet Tunes Canine and Pet Tunes Feline music speakers are valuable pet parent tools to calm pets in any environment. Nationwide pet insurance members get 15% off all Pet Acoustics products sitewide!

Seasonal E-Card

Summer is here, and with it comes hot days that can quickly turn dangerous for pets. Share tips to keep pets cool (and safe!) with our seasonal e-card.

Check out some of our other posts!

Heatstroke

Meteorologists predict that the summer of 2021 will be hotter than usual for much of the ...

Celebrate Pride with LGBTQ+-owned pet businesses

June is Pride Month, an annual celebration of inclusion for lesbian, gay, bisexual, ...

Pet hydration awareness month

There’s a good reason why PetSafe® chose July to be National Pet Hydration Awareness ...

In hot water

Summer fun is all about staying cool, and that means a lot of time in the water. However, ...