Pet Insurance Is the Latest Work Perk

Outlet: New York Times

During her veterinary training at Colorado State University, Dr. Christine Hardy remembers, she struggled to pay nearly $5,000 in bills after her golden retriever, Sam, developed elbow problems and tore a cruciate ligament in his knee. “He was a bit of an orthopedic disaster,” said Dr. Hardy, now the director of operations at the university’s Flint Animal Cancer Center.