As the largest provider of pet health insurance in the U.S., Nationwide currently insures over 600,000 dogs, cats, birds and exotic pets for medical conditions related to illnesses, injuries accidents and wellness care.

Average customer rating

9.3 Out of 10
60 Days 1 Year Lifetime
Rating 9.3 9.5 9.3
Count 1018 5529 6070

Nationwide Pet Insurance

10
Out of 10
Recommended
Posted: 02/15/2019
By:
Christine Zaffarese

Having pet insurance has helped me. My dog had 2 acl surgeries & has to be in medication

Injury/illness
Claim Amount
$100 - $500
Breed

American Staffordshire Terrier

Age of Pet
Over 8 years
10
Out of 10
Recommended
Posted: 02/15/2019
By:
Danielle Petry

Nationwide has been great to us and our soon to be 12-yr old Bull Mastiff, as well as his brother who passed away almost 3-yrs ago. We now have a 1-yr old French Mastiff in. Policy with them and they’ve been great. If you’re looking for a great pet...

Injury/illness
Claim Amount
$100 - $500
Breed

Bullmastiff

Age of Pet
Over 8 years
10
Out of 10
Recommended
Posted: 02/15/2019
By:
Anita Ziegler

Although I was reimbursed for Oscar's last vet visit, I think that it takes way too long. Almost four weeks for my return, in this day and age with electronic methods I feel that 2 weeks is plenty of time to take care of this.

Injury/illness
Claim Amount
$100 - $500
Breed

Shih Tzu

Age of Pet
1 - 8
Monthly Cost

Policies start at approximately $12 per month.

Coverage

Nationwide offers a variety of plans offering varying levels of coverage. 

The company’s most popular plan, Whole Pet with Wellness, offers 90% reimbursement for accident, injury, illness and wellness care, inclusive of exam fees.

All Nationwide members have complimentary 24/7 access to vethelpline.

Payout Limits

Depending on the plan selected, there may be annual benefit limits or per incident benefit allowances. 

There is no annual limit for the company’s most popular plan, Whole Pet with Wellness.

Deductible

Annual deductibles range from $0 to $1,000.

Most popular annual deductible for Whole Pet with Wellness is $250.

Age Limits

No age restriction to enroll in company’s most popular plan, Whole Pet with Wellness. 

Other plans may have age restrictions.

Waiting Period

14-day waiting period after application approved and payment of premium is received.

Exclusions

Pre-existing conditions are not covered on any plans (if a condition is curable, it may be eligible for review if pet remains treatment-free for at least six months).

Whole Pet with Wellness covers nearly all veterinary expenses. Notable exclusions include boarding and grooming. 

Since 1982, Nationwide has helped pet owners protect what matters most. 

As the largest provider of pet health insurance in the U.S., Nationwide currently insures over 600,000 dogs, cats, birds and exotic pets for medical conditions related to illnesses, injuries accidents and wellness care.

In 2015, it introduced Whole Pet with Wellness, the only U.S. pet health insurance plan offering complete coverage for injuries, accidents, illnesses and wellness care. Policies range from nose-to-tail coverage to routine pet care plans that offer reimbursement for wellness exams and preventive treatments.