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

8.4 Out of 10
60 Days 1 Year Lifetime
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AKC Pet Insurance

3
Out of 10
Posted: 05/10/2012
By:
Cris

Tess had been my husbands dog and a 4th generation doberman from our line. In transferring her ownership I was offered insurance through AKC. I got it and it turned out she developed wobblers, nothing we'd seen in the line before. Anyway they had a...

Injury/illness
wobblers
Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Doberman

Age of Pet
1 - 8
10
Out of 10
Posted: 02/10/2012
By:
Jean

We have had Grace covered from the trial period on. She is eight now and has had several occasions that required the use of her coverage. She just had TPLO surgery to repair a torn ligament and meniscus in her left knee. The coverage allowed us to...

Injury/illness
knee surgery
Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Labrador Retriever

Age of Pet
1 - 8
1
Out of 10
Posted: 01/10/2012
By:
Duped

Oh, indeed! In fine print they squish CANCER to an "incident" and apply a "cap" of $5,000 to very costly coverage at max $13,000, an $8,000 gap they must know WELL is totally inadequate and deliberately constructed.

Injury/illness

Cancer

Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Labrador Retriever

Age of Pet
1 - 8
1
Out of 10
Posted: 12/05/2011
By:
Annie's Mom

The AKC per my experience is the worst. They denied claims, very disorganized, has rude customer service, and does a total dis-service to the name AKC. Clearly the joke was on me. I have since cancelled the the AKC and moved over to Embrace who is an...

Injury/illness
diagonostics
Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Cairn Terrier

Age of Pet
1 - 8
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.