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.

Learn more about Nationwide's 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

9.5 Out of 10
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Nationwide Pet Insurance

10
Out of 10
Recommended
Posted: 06/04/2020
By:
Jennifer Bowman

My 14 mos old golden, Barley, comes from a very distinguished lineage of multi World Championship Hunting Retrievers and there is never a question of "if" he goes to the Vet. I have piece of mind knowing his Wellness Check ups are going to be covered and...

Injury/illness
Claim Amount
Breed

Golden Retriever

Age of Pet
1 - 8
10
Out of 10
Recommended
Posted: 06/04/2020
By:
Vannie Morisey

I am so impressed! So far so good with our insurance plan. I wish I signed up with Nationwide with our last dog. The process has been very easy.

Injury/illness
Claim Amount
Breed

French Bulldog

Age of Pet
Under a year
10
Out of 10
Recommended
Posted: 06/04/2020
By:
Valerie Blowers

Love my pet insurance! Worth every penny and so fast and easy to submit a claim. Wish I was a dog with this coverage!

Injury/illness
Claim Amount
Breed

Boston Terrier

Age of Pet
Over 8 years
10
Out of 10
Recommended
Posted: 06/04/2020
By:
Judy

Best insurance ever! I’m so glad I switched plans, this coverage is so much more comprehensive than any of the other plans are with you. The staff is extremely helpful in the claims get processed very quickly. I would highly recommend this insurance to...

Injury/illness
Claim Amount
Breed

Mixed Breed

Age of Pet
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.