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

1
Out of 10
Insurer: Pets Best
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Bernard

I recently purchased insurance from Pets Best in July 2010 after I got the bill for my beloved "Clarisse" who passed away in May 2010. The total bill for her was $4600.00 dollars. I just wanted some peace of mind as I'm a multi cat owner. I researched...

Injury/illness

Bladder

Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Domestic Shorthair

Age of Pet
1 - 8
10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan Canada
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Weiwei Farrell

I got my first dog Bouncer in 2006. Shortly after, I purchased the only Pet Insurance I know VPI pet insurance, after one claim, I knew that insurance would not protect my dog and me due to its policy of allowance for each incident; before my policy...

Injury/illness
Seizures
Claim Amount
$500 - $1000
Breed

Chihuahua

Age of Pet
1 - 8
10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan USA
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Weiwei Farrell

I got my first dog Bouncer in 2006. Shortly after, I purchased the only Pet Insurance I know VPI pet insurance, after one claim, I knew that insurance would not protect my dog and me due to its policy of allowance for each incident; before my policy...

Injury/illness
Seizures
Claim Amount
$500 - $1000
Breed

Chihuahua

Age of Pet
1 - 8
5
Out of 10
Insurer: Trupanion
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Elena

We insured our 9 week puppy for $34/mo. At 6 months our emergency room visit for an infection was $171. Trupanion claims they pay 90% of your costs, but they didn't pay for the Examination fee, ($85) [How weird is that!!] , so we were reimbursed $71....

Injury/illness

Skin problem

Claim Amount
$100 - $500
Breed

Poodle (toy)

Age of Pet
Under a year
5
Out of 10
Insurer: Trupanion US
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Elena

We insured our 9 week puppy for $34/mo. At 6 months our emergency room visit for an infection was $171. Trupanion claims they pay 90% of your costs, but they didn't pay for the Examination fee, ($85) [How weird is that!!] , so we were reimbursed $71....

Injury/illness

Skin problem

Claim Amount
$100 - $500
Breed

Poodle (toy)

Age of Pet
Under a year
3
Out of 10
Insurer: VPI
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Jen

I submitted a claim for over $1600 and they reimbursed only $430 as that was the "limits" for that type of injury. Definitely not worth it! I'll be looking to change very soon.

Injury/illness
injury
Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Greyhound

Age of Pet
1 - 8
9
Out of 10
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Charmaine

I have had Hartville/PetsHealth insurace for about 3-4 years. I adopted Max, my minature poodle, from the animal shelter when he was 8 y.o. Max became ill the first week I adopted him and then again shortly thereafter, and I knew with a senior dog there...

Injury/illness
removal of mass from groin
Claim Amount
$500 - $1000
Breed

Miniature Poodle

Age of Pet
Over 8 years
9
Out of 10
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Wendy

I would really like to thank ASPCA for peace of mind. Just knowing that the insurance is there allows me to relax when I take Rudy to the vet. I no longer get ulcers & worry about a vet bill. I am also very thankfull it was there the day my poor kitten...

Injury/illness
Allergic reaction to vaccines
Claim Amount
$100 - $500
Breed

Domestic Mediumhair

Age of Pet
Under a year
9
Out of 10
Posted: 09/10/2010
By:
Altagracia Prince

My last 2 claims in June 2010 at petshealth had deliver their 80% return. I was thinking of changing but I notice they had a high return rate to the other insurances so I stay with them. I am so happy I did since my latest two claims in June I received...

Injury/illness
Anal gland,cat tail, abscess bite
Claim Amount
$100 - $500
Breed

Domestic Shorthair

Age of Pet
Under a year
10
Out of 10
Insurer: VPI
Posted: 09/09/2010
By:
TR Phyle

Insurance is meant to cover the unanticipated emergencies. I have had VPI for three of my five Saints...and should have had it for four of my five (wasn't available when I had my first Saint back in the early 70's. It brings so much "peace of mind" when...

Injury/illness
ACL left rear leg
Claim Amount
Over $1000
Breed

Saint Bernard

Age of Pet
1 - 8