Our plans can start as low as $10 per month for accident and illness coverage. Premiums may vary depending on factors such as age and location. Check your pet's individual costs by getting a quote with just a few clicks or call one of our pet insurance specialists at 1-866-725-2747
Absolutely - you may use any licensed veterinarian in the United States or Canada. This includes emergency and specialty vets.
There is no cap on age for enrollment, only eligibility limits. If you desire illness coverage for your dog or cat, they must be enrolled before their 9th birthday.
A registration is not required to purchase a plan from AKC Pet Insurance. In fact, your cat is eligible for coverage as well!
Yes! When insuring two pets or more you will receive a 5% multi pet discount.
No, we maintain your coverage for the life of the pet. We will not cancel your pet's coverage because of its age.
Plans are available for dogs 8 weeks and older, and cats 10 weeks and older that reside in the U.S. We offer two base plans - accident and illness coverage is available to all dogs and cats under the age of 9 years and an accident only plan for all dogs and cats 9 years and older. AKC Pet Insurance covers all breeds of dogs and cats.
A waiting period is a specific period of time specified in the policy that must pass before some or all coverage begins. The waiting period begins on the effective date of the coverage period. This waiting period applies to the first year policy as well as coverage increases, however does not apply to your annual renewal, providing you maintain continuous coverage with us.
Yes - You have the ability to select the annual deductible you desire and each plan covers up to 80% of eligible charges. Wellness coverage is excluded as it is on a benefit schedule; this means no deductible or co-insurance is applied.
Pre-existing conditions are those illnesses or injuries which have occurred or existed prior to the policy effective date and its specific waiting periods.
AKC Pet Insurance is provided by PetPartners, Inc. who is underwritten by American Pet Insurance Company.
At this time we do not offer coverage for alternative treatments including but not limited to holistic, acupuncture, chiropractic, herbal and homeopathic. (Laser therapy, hydrotherapy and physical therapy are not considered alternative treatments and therefore are eligible for coverage.)
Yes - As long as you are traveling with in the U.S. or Canada your pet has coverage.
Congenital condition refers to an illness, disease or condition that was present at or before the date of birth. Inherited condition refers to the presence of an illness or condition that is determined by genetic factors.
The only time a condition will be considered pre-existing at policy renewal would be if there has been a gap in coverage between policies.
We offer coverage for hip dysplasia with the purchase of the InheritedPlus endorsement with your base plan. Hip dysplasia is an inherited condition found in dogs and cats. This is a painful condition where there is an abnormal structure of the hip joint, and a laxity in the surrounding muscles and connective tissue and ligaments.
To file a claim, simply download and complete our claim form. Send us the completed claim form along with the invoice from your veterinarian and we will take care of the rest. For more detailed instructions please visit the file a claim section.
We suggest printing off a few claim forms to keep on hand.
Yes – This will go towards fulfilling your annual deductible if eligible. In the instance that another incident occurs later in the year, you have less of a deductible to meet.
We understand the stresses that you may be going through with a sick or injured pet. That is why we give you up to 180 days to file a claim.
Claims are reimbursed in check form. Please make sure your mailing address is up to date to ensure a speedy return.
We accept the following forms of payment: credit card, electronic check, or paper check. Paper checks are only accepted for policies paid annually in full. If you choose to pay your premiums annually, you can save up to $48/year.
To update personal or payment information please call our pet insurance specialists at 1-866-725-2747.
If you choose to cancel your policy, you may do so at any time by calling our pet insurance specialists at 1-866-725-2747.