PHI News

dvm360 Highlights 2016 Driving Growth of Pet Health Insurance Research Report

December 15, 2016

NAPHIA is excited to share an article released by, an extensive source for professionals in the field of veterinary medicine. This article highlights the findings and infographics from the 2016 Driving Growth of Pet Health Insurance Research Report conducted this year by analyst, John Volk of Brakke Consulting, Inc. and LRW Research Worldwide. “We […]

The Nature of Things Highlights Need for Pet Health Insurance

April 5, 2016

One of Canadian television’s most popular documentary series is shining a light on the growing costs — and rapid advances — of pet health care in North America. On Thursday, March 31, “The Nature of Things”, which airs on CBC-TV and is hosted by world-renowned geneticist and environmentalist David Suzuki, featured an in-depth look at […]

Ask a Vet: Is Pet Insurance A Good Idea?

January 14, 2016

If you’ve been considering pet insurance, or have just discovered it now, this sound advice from a veterinary professional may help you to make the leap and secure the best possible care for your pet. Tracy Sands gives an explanation of how insurance differs between humans and pets, and then offers her personal tips on […]

3 Benefits of Pet Insurance

January 4, 2016

January can be a time of settling in, enjoying a bit of post-holiday calm and trying out those great gifts you were given. Many people will have welcomed a new pet into their home over the holidays, wether it was a gift to the children or the mutual decision of a new couple. Here is a […]

Find the Best Pet Insurance

December 14, 2015

Nerdwallet has compiled an informative and interesting comparison of pet health insurance providers, assigning each company a category and giving useful information such as premiums, pets covered, and other qualifiers like age limits. If you already have coverage for your pet, we’d like to give you a furry high-hive for being a responsible pet parent! […]

Pet Insurance Really Does Pay!

December 3, 2015

The variety of binds that our furry friends can get themselves into are endless, and hopefully they end on a positive note with a healthy pet and a funny story. This was the case for Jax, a schnauzer whose story shows that pet insurance really does pay, and that leaves us with a laugh at […]

Family Thankful For Support After Pet Injured

November 21, 2015

Thankfully, the Hogan’s pet Daisy is recovering after sustaining serious injuries in a hit-and-run, but the mounting veterinary bills have been hard on the family. Although the Hogan’s have been hugely supported by friends, family and strangers who have donated to help cover Daisy’s care through a crowd-sourcing campaign, in the future Hogan says “I know […]

What You Need to Know About Pet Insurance

November 18, 2015

From veterinarians to government spokespersons, more and more experts are recommending pet health insurance. The key take-home message? Make sure you shop around for a policy that works for you and your pet, and read the exclusions so that there are no surprises down the road. For many of us, our beloved pets are like family. They […]

Pet Insurance Takes Bite Out of Vet Bills

November 9, 2015

TORONTO – Investing in pet insurance may not have saved his beloved yellow lab Avery from cancer, but Norm Wilner says it did save him from paying thousands of dollars out of pocket for her treatments. Wilner, a 47-year-old film writer, decided it was a good idea to get pet insurance straight away for Avery, since Lab […]

Pet Insurance: To buy or not to buy?

November 5, 2015

Pet insurance really does pay – and here are some stories to prove it! From Boss the English Bulldog to helping to stop economic euthanasia, watch this great video that shows how insurance can give pet parents peace of mind (and protect their wallets) while securing the best care possible for our furry friends. GOLDEN VALLEY, […]