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The cost of treating your pets can easily top $1,000—and there’s no health-care plan in the works for Fido.
VPI, a provider of pet health insurance, tallied its claims and made a list of those requiring more than $1,000 for treatment.
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Number of claims: 6,831
Average cost per claim: $1,578
According to science, your pets can make you stronger, smarter, and more resistant to stress.