A pic of this pug from Marie R. of Hobe Sound, Fla., was a winner “best dressed” honors in the “Paw-Parazzi Photo Contest” put on the by the $5.2 billion Suncoast Schools FCU of Tampa. More than 3,000 photographs were submitted to the 536,000-member credit union’s Facebook page for the contest.
“We understand that pets can become important companions to everybody from singles to families to seniors. So as fun as it was, we enjoyed the demonstration of pet and parent love,” says Patti Barrow, vice president of marketing at Suncoast Schools Federal Credit Union.
The credit union’s Members Insurance Center currently insures more than 300 members’ pets a year through an affiliation with VPI Pet Insurance, Suncoast Schools said.