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
Insurer: VPI
Posted: 08/22/2008
By:
Maudene Fruehwirth

I have had VPI for at least 4 years and am very happy!! My little Sammy had a ruptured disc which was very expensive and they paid half of the bill which was a really big help. Recently poor Sammy got Valley Fever and VPI came thru in less than 30 days...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: VPI
Posted: 08/22/2008
By:
Christine

I have my 4 feline companions insured with VPI, and have been with them for several years. The people are friendly, the claim forms are easy to submit, and claims are processed in a timely manner. My Lucy was diagnosed with hyperthyroidism 2 years ago....

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Out of 10
Insurer: VPI
Posted: 08/21/2008
By:
Amir

For the past two years, I've been paying every month for their best coverage and all they've sent me so far is $50. Nothing else has ever been covered. I mean, I don't take my dog to the vet too often, but every time I have, nothing has been covered. I'll...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: Pets Best
Posted: 08/21/2008
By:
Jana

I did a LOT of thorough research on pet insurance as we have a puppy English Bulldog, which are prone to so many health issues (most of which are excluded in other insurance plans like VPI - i.e. cherry eye, ACL issues, etc). Luckily we got the insurance...

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3
Out of 10
Insurer: 24PetWatch
Posted: 08/20/2008
By:
Jeanne Lain

I have carried PetCare Insurance since 2005. Of the five claims I have submitted, three have had to be reevaluated because they incorrectly linked his ear infection to allergies (excluded), which in all three cases, were not. Although they consistantly...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan Canada
Posted: 08/20/2008
By:
Beth

Our Golden Retriever puppy (Iggy) ate a toxic mushroom in our yard and had to stay in the 'hospital' for 2 days and one night! With all the tests, blood work, IV meds, active charcoal etc. the bill totaled over a thousand dollars! YIKES! We sent in our...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan USA
Posted: 08/20/2008
By:
Beth

Our Golden Retriever puppy (Iggy) ate a toxic mushroom in our yard and had to stay in the 'hospital' for 2 days and one night! With all the tests, blood work, IV meds, active charcoal etc. the bill totaled over a thousand dollars! YIKES! We sent in our...

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8
Out of 10
Insurer: Vetinsurance
Posted: 08/20/2008
By:
Anne

I have placed two small claims through Vet Insurance. Both were paid quickly and I received an email advising me of the payment amount and that the cheque was sent. Vet insurance is good for small claims but great for the larger claims. Unlike other...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan Canada
Posted: 08/20/2008
By:
Kim L.

I took out insurance with PetPlan a couple months ago. I had a 13 yr. old Jack Russell Terrier who was ill with a liver problem for the last 4 years of her life and sadly passed away fron pancreatice cancer in July of 2006. Her many vet bills amounted to...

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10
Out of 10
Insurer: Petplan USA
Posted: 08/20/2008
By:
Kim L.

I took out insurance with PetPlan a couple months ago. I had a 13 yr. old Jack Russell Terrier who was ill with a liver problem for the last 4 years of her life and sadly passed away fron pancreatice cancer in July of 2006. Her many vet bills amounted to...

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