Eusoh is updating the traditional insurance model - and we think traditional pet foods could use some updating, too. When Pet Plate founder Renaldo Webb was looking for an alternative to low-quality, processed dry foods for his pup Winston, he ended up starting his own dog food company!
Fact: Less than 2% of pets in North America are insured.
Fact: 93% of Americans do not trust insurance companies.
Eusoh, a startup based out of Los Angeles, CA, provides the first fully-functional alternative to insurance. Founded by a former surgeon, Allen Kamrava, Eusoh (pronounced “you-so”) offers people an option that simply wasn’t available before. It’s a platform that protects people without taking advantage of them.
The world of crowdfunding, crowdsourcing, and crowdsharing expanded with the funding of Waterdrop Company, a China-based medical alternative provider. They closed a 500-million yuan ($74.2 million) Series B financing round to expand their crowdfunding, mutual and insurance products.
One of the most arduous tasks for pet owners is taking your beloved friend to the veterinarian. In the same way, people have a fear for the doctor, pets have the same fear for the veterinarian. For some pets, going to the veterinarian feels traumatic. The strange sounds and the new pungent smells emanating from the vet’s office can all be too much for your pet’s senses.