Winter Issue

Wishbone ruins shih tzu's appetite

When Rex, a shih tzu, bit off more than he could chew, his family came to the rescue.

Winter 2023

Wishbone ruins shih tzu's appetite

“My son wanted a dog, because all his friends had dogs,” Nationwide pet insurance member Nahla I. remembers. “He wanted his own dog.”
Winter 2023

Unexpected pet questions

Pet parents tend to have numerous questions both big and small about caring for their pets. Sometimes our pet concerns can't always wait, so if your...
Holiday 2022

Make your own holiday rabbit toys

Pet rabbits need engaging activities to keep them busy and fulfilled. This holiday season, make some DIY fun toys using natural materials and...
Holiday 2022

Lost cat spends a perilous night in the sewer

Susan and Jose are proud, self-proclaimed “crazy pet people” who live in Seattle. Over the years, the pair has cared for dogs, cats, hamsters and...
Fall 2022

Meet our Hambone Award nominees!

Every year, Nationwide® receives millions of pet insurance claims for everything from the mundane to the truly unusual.
Fall 2022

Hambone history: Jack Russell saves owner from home intruder

If you’ve been following our Hambone Awards for some time, you probably remember Kismet.
Fall 2022

Sherlotte's sinking feeling

As COVID-19 restrictions dragged on into several months, Al Falco and his wife, Wei, set out in search of a four-legged companion for their high...
Pet stories

Beloved family dog injures hips in freak golf cart accident

For Bob and Francine Romig, a move to Florida meant a new focus on enjoying the little perks of retirement, starting out with the first cup of coffee...
Winter 2022

Building up resilience with the help of your pets

Resilience becomes more important as we age. Physical, mental and emotional resilience can reduce your likelihood of injury and keep you positive...
Dogs have been telling us for years what they want and need. PetPlate is here to listen.

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All winter long, we’re giving away weekly prizes to help pet parents stay active, eat better and clear their minds.

No purchase necessary. Sweepstakes not available in all states. Separate weekly sweepstakes start 1/9/2023 through 3/31/2023. See Official Rules.

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Keep kitties feeling fur-bulous with our newest e-card celebrating Cat Health Month

Send an e-card or share a link with a friend. When they complete an application, we’ll send you a reward.

No purchase necessary. Promotion not available in WA. Must have a current Nationwide pet insurance policy to qualify for reward. See official rules.

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