AKC Pet Insurance, administered by PetPartners, Inc., provides comprehensive, affordable pet insurance across all 50 states, and has served as the exclusive pet insurance provider for the American Kennel Club since 2003.

Average customer rating

8.2 Out of 10
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AKC Pet Insurance

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Posted: 04/23/2009
By:
Gail

I've had the AKC plan for 2 years. I have one of the more expensive policies that covers some office visits and medication, dental cleanings, heartworm meds as well as accidents and other illness. I did read the fine print and know that hereditary and...

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Posted: 03/31/2009
By:
Louise Campbell-Laing

I had the Wellness Plus Plan for my puppy. The only difference between the Wellness Plus and Wellness Plan is that the Wellness Plus Plan includes the cost of neutering. My puppy was neutered in the first year of cover and the vet's invoice was sent to...

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10
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Posted: 03/25/2009
By:
Jan Hopman

I took out this plan when my AKC registered puppy was 4 months old.They have paid for 4 knee surgeries, one tooth extraction and eye cyst removal.They have been polite on the phone as well as timely in their payments.Better than VPI I used to have with my...

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Posted: 02/12/2009
By:
MargieJ McGee

I know have Petplan Insurance for my new dog, with the AKC pet insurance plan, I had to euthanize my 8 month old Rottweiler because they said they wouldn`t pay for his hip surgeries because it was hereditary. Petplan is one of the few insurances that...

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Monthly Cost

$5 - $90 depending on coverage options chosen.

Coverage

You have a co-pay of 20% after your annual deductible. 

The pay-out amount is based on your actual vet bill.

Payout Limits

Per incident limit of $1,500 - $8,000 and annual limits of $3,000 - $16,000 depending on your chosen plan.

Deductible

Choose from $100 - $1,000 annual deductible.

Age Limits

Pets must be at least 8 weeks old to enroll with no upper age limit. Coverage options available for senior pets.

Waiting Period

Coverage goes into effect one day after enrollment. There is a 5-day wait period for accident claims and 14-day wait period for illness claims.

AKC Pet Insurance provides 30 days of accident and illness insurance coverage included with AKC registration for newly registered puppies.

Exclusions

Pre-existing conditions are not covered. 

Customizable plans allow you to add-on coverage for inherited and congenital conditions, exam fees and wellness care.

Cancer coverage included in base accident and illness plan.

As one of the first pet insurance providers in the United States, AKC Pet Insurance, administered by PetPartners, Inc., provides comprehensive, affordable pet insurance across all 50 states. 

Since 2003, AKC Pet Insurance has served as the exclusive pet insurance provider for the American Kennel Club, and helps dog and puppy owners keep their pets safe and healthy.

AKC Pet Insurance's customizable plans allow pet owners to choose their coverage, deductible and coverage limits to create a plan that meets their individual needs and budget.