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.

Learn more about AKC's pet insurance plan options, read thousands of customer reviews and get a quote so you can make an informed choice about your pet insurance provider. 

Average customer rating

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

10
Out of 10
Posted: 01/08/2011
By:
Brittany Terrell

I have had the AKC Pet Healthcare Plan for 3 years. It was brought to my attention thru my registration of my Golden Retriever with the American Kennel Club. I received a 60 day FREE Trial plan and thought that there most be a trick to this. However,...

Injury/illness
Shots, Spayed, and foreign ingestions
Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Golden Retriever

Age of Pet
1 - 8
1
Out of 10
Posted: 01/04/2011
By:
LAURA

JUST RECEIVED RENEWAL NOTICE. A RATE INCREASE OF 58% FROM LAST YEAR. $790 TO $1,248. REASON GIVEN. THEY NOW CHARGE ACCORDING TO SIZE OF DOG AND AGE OF DOG. MY IRISH SETTER IS NOW 6 YEARS OLD WITH NO HEALTH ISSUES. I HAVE HAD THIS INSURANCE FOR 6 YEARS....

Injury/illness

Gastritis/vomiting

Claim Amount
$500 - $1000
Breed

Irish Setter

Age of Pet
1 - 8
10
Out of 10
Posted: 01/03/2011
By:
Greg

I wanted to take time at the end on the year to thank you for the great coverage and the very helpful customer service when calling in. My claims are handled in a very timely manner and I would most definately recommend this Insurance Co

Injury/illness

Enteritis/diarrhea

Brand new puppy all of his Preventive
Claim Amount
$500 - $1000
Breed

Bullmastiff

Age of Pet
Under a year
10
Out of 10
Posted: 12/28/2010
By:
Anonymous

I signed up for the Essential Plus plan almost a year ago and while I've use the coverage for minor issues that have come about, I recently NEEDED the coverage. Sophie, my beagle, sustained a major laceration while running through the woods. She had to be...

Injury/illness
Major Laceration
Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Beagle

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.