Apparently Pet Insurance Is Good Business

Local company thrives in bad economy

Philadelphia-based pet insurance company PetPlan (which we first told you about in this feature story) has announced that it’s tripled its workforce over the last three years. And there’s plenty of room for growth: according to their numbers, only one percent of cats and three percent of dogs in this country are insured. We still think performing open-heart surgery on a dog is a bit much. [Press release]