Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA) Welcomes Silver Supporting Sponsor Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group™

By VHMA Admin posted 06-15-2021 14:24


The Veterinary Hospital Managers Association (VHMA), announced that Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group™, a company committed to helping pet owners get access to reliable and affordable pet healthcare through its licensed agency is VHMA’s newest Supporting Sponsor. Qualifying companies offering products and services that address the professional business needs of today’s veterinary practices are invited to participate in VHMA’s sponsorship programs.

VHMA is an association dedicated to enhancing and supporting veterinary management professionals through education, certification, resources, and networking.

“VHMA happily welcomes Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group as a supporting sponsor. Our member managers understand the value of pet insurance as a way to help their clients obtain the best care possible for their pets while allaying concerns about the cost of services.  Customized insurance plans provide options for clients to help fit their budgets or their pets' needs. When pets receive adequate care, the pet, client and veterinary team benefits," said Christine Shupe, CAE, VHMA executive director.

“We welcome the opportunity to support VHMA because we believe that professional veterinary facility managers are a critical component to hospital success. Offered through Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group’s licensed agency, the ASPCA® Pet Health Insurance program’s proven value proposition will help increase client satisfaction, lower veterinary team perceptions of declined recommendations, help pet owners provide the desired care to their pets, and drive hospital profitability. We are thrilled to partner with and support VHMA”, according to Gina Fortunato, AVP of Veterinary Services. 

VHMA Supporting Sponsorship

The VHMA Supporting Sponsorship Program provides an opportunity for veterinary industry stakeholders to join the VHMA in advancing and assuring high quality professional services in the veterinary field.  There are three sponsorship options---Silver, Gold, and Platinum.

About the VHMA

The VHMA is a nationally recognized thought-leader and innovator in providing training, education, and resources to more than 4,000 members and a trusted resource that the veterinary sector relies on for industry insights, research, and advocacy to assure performance at the highest levels. VHMA's core purpose is to advance and support veterinary practice management professionals by developing professional competence and supporting and encouraging standards through the industry's highest-level certification program, the Certified Veterinary Practice Manager (CVPM), and providing individuals with a network for professional connection and support. Learn more

About Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group™

Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group (C&F Pet) is committed to helping pet parents get access to reliable and affordable pet health insurance plans. With a history dating back to 1997, making it one of the original providers in the U.S., C&F Pet utilizes various go-to-market strategies, including direct-to-consumer, employee benefits, white labels, and other partnerships. Insurance plans are underwritten by United States Fire Insurance Company (NAIC #21113. Morristown, NJ), and produced by C&F Insurance Agency, Inc.(NPN # 3974227), a Crum & Forster company. More information can be found at

The ASPCA® is not an insurer and is not engaged in the business of insurance. Through a licensing agreement, the ASPCA receives a royalty fee that is in exchange for use of the ASPCA’s marks and is not a charitable contribution. More information on ASPCA Pet Health Insurance can be found online at

Crum & Forster Pet Insurance Group, Crum & Forster, and C&F are registered trademarks of United States Fire Insurance Company. Crum & Forster is comprised of leading and well-established property and casualty business units.