With a growing range of cat and dog insurance policies on the market, it can be hard to find the best pet insurance to suit your individual needs and budget.

We enable pet owners to share their experiences of some of the leading pet insurance providers, so as well as being able to compare the best pet insurance plans available based on cost, levels of coverage, exclusions and deductibles, you can read thousands of pet insurance reviews from other owners across the U.S. and Canada.

Our helpful pet insurance reviews can help ensure you find a policy that’s right for you.

 

Pet insurance reviews

7
Out of 10
Insurer: PurinaCare CA
Posted: 05/14/2009
By:
Jessica Hooper

I have been insured with them for a year. My very first claim was an annual exam. There happened to be information about a diagnosed ear infection on the vet bill that we sent in. Because we had just enrolled, they sent us a letter back saying that the...

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Out of 10
Insurer: VPI
Posted: 05/14/2009
By:
jo

From the day we applied for insurance, it took them 3 weeks and 3 different "notices" to us asking for more medical records regarding our dog. Even after we had sent them all the info we had and our vet had sent them everything they needed, they were...

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9
Out of 10
Insurer: 24PetWatch
Posted: 05/13/2009
By:
Cathy

I purchased my policy in July with a very healthy mixed breed. In October I noticed that she was lethargic, breathing strangely, and just wasn't herself. We took her to the emergency vet immediately and it turns out she had both Pneumonia and...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petsecure
Posted: 05/13/2009
By:
Kathleen Vaughan

I had my Auggie, beloved standard poodle – and first ever dog – for almost 11 years, thanks in no small part to PetSecure’s financial support for Auggie’s considerable health issues. While he was completely healthy as a little pup, as he aged Auggie...

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10
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Insurer: Vetinsurance
Posted: 05/11/2009
By:
Terri Halwa

We questioned getting pet insurance when we got our new puppy, what could possibly go wrong? One day, he stopped eating and didn't want to do his normal things. We took him in to the vet right away and quickly approved all tests to find out what was...

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Insurer: 24PetWatch
Posted: 05/11/2009
By:
Janet

Do not use this insurance company! I had been a loyal customer for 10 years - automatic payment - never late. They sent me a letter asking for a renewed expiration date on my CC card for the monthly payments, which I called in and gave them this...

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10
Out of 10
Posted: 05/07/2009
By:
Shannon

Letter sent to PetsHealthCarePlan:
Dear PetsHealthCarePlan,

Attached is my final claim for my beloved Jonah who was euthanized on Tuesday, May 5, 2009. I’ve also attached a picture of Jonah (tabby) with his buddy Hazy Girl (tuxedo).

Jonah was truly...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan Canada
Posted: 05/07/2009
By:
Vanessa Varian

After having 2 greyhounds with osteosarcoma and one with a brain tumor and paying for their care out of pocket, we finally got smart and looked into pet insurance. Being in the (human) insurance industry, I did quite a bit of research on the insurers and...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan USA
Posted: 05/07/2009
By:
Vanessa Varian

After having 2 greyhounds with osteosarcoma and one with a brain tumor and paying for their care out of pocket, we finally got smart and looked into pet insurance. Being in the (human) insurance industry, I did quite a bit of research on the insurers and...

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10
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Posted: 05/06/2009
By:
Delphine VanTassel

Not having owned dogs for almost 15 years, pet insurance was a new concept for me. After doing extensive research I chose Embrace because they offer congenital coverage and also take regional expenses into account. Since I live in the "expensive" NE...

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