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

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Out of 10
Posted: 01/19/2009
By:
Suzie

I bought a policy for my dog in April of 2008. She had a freak and tragic accident in June of 2008 and spent a day and a half in a coma on a ventilator in ICU before she passed away. It was an awful time and a huge expense. Embrace was caring, competent...

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10
Out of 10
Posted: 01/19/2009
By:
Valerie

I have two cats and originally had them both enrolled with another pet insurance company. I received a brochure about three years ago for ASPCA insurance and when I compared policies, the ASPCA policy provided better coverage for less out of pocket...

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2
Out of 10
Insurer: VPI
Posted: 01/19/2009
By:
LaToya

While VPI covered all of the visits for my puppy check up, they denied something that was covered and said it was hereditary. All the doctors disagreed yet VPI just didn't want to pay me the $312 owed to me. My dog was having a hard time swallowing, thats...

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5
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan Canada
Posted: 01/18/2009
By:
Jeri

I thoroughly researched the companies on this site and others and decided PetPlan was the best. I signed up. I filed a claim which I wasn't sure if any of it would be covered or not. The bill was only $200-$300 so I thought I would send it in and see...

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5
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan USA
Posted: 01/18/2009
By:
Jeri

I thoroughly researched the companies on this site and others and decided PetPlan was the best. I signed up. I filed a claim which I wasn't sure if any of it would be covered or not. The bill was only $200-$300 so I thought I would send it in and see...

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1
Out of 10
Insurer: VPI
Posted: 01/18/2009
By:
kristen

I had VPI for my then 3-year-old Lab. 8 months into the year, she got a foxtail in her hindquarters, which required several hours of surgery. The vet's bill was just under a thousand dollars. VPI reimbursed me just under three hundred dollars. Yep, not...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: PetFirst
Posted: 01/18/2009
By:
Norman Down

Sorry. I didn't know any other way to get this to you in an E-mail. Maureen and Norman Down, 8 Pentucket Ave., Georgetown, MA 01833. Pentucket is misspelled in your database.

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1
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Posted: 01/17/2009
By:
Steve Gleitsmann

I have a 14 months old German shepherd and I signed up with Embrace because the company claims to cover genetic or breed-specific conditions. German shepherds are prone to hip or elbow dysplasia. I signed with Embrace when my dog reached the age of 11...

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9
Out of 10
Insurer: Pets Best
Posted: 01/16/2009
By:
Carol

When I looked at health insurance for our new dog, I found that most had schedules of amounts that they would pay for any given condition. Having no way to know what the bills would be likely to be for any condition, I looked for a better alternative....

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5
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Insurer: Petplan Canada
Posted: 01/16/2009
By:
Craig

When I chose this plan a year ago, the web failed to say that this insurance is for emergencies only, that regular care (shots, spaying) are not included.

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