Medical care for pets can be very expensive sometimes running into thousands of dollars every month. That is why every pet owner needs insurance!

Like all Insurance policies the right Pet policy offers you peace of mind should your pet fall sick or become injured and require emergency treatment.

Two out of every three pets are likely to suffer from a health problem requiring vetinary treatment with thousands more requiring costly emergency often life saving treatment every year.

It has been reported that in 2012 dog and cat owners in the US spent over $13 billion on veterinary treatments.

Without Pet Insurance the cost of medical treatment for your pet can run into thousands of dollar. This can be avoided with a suitable pet insurance policy, which typically range in price from as little as $20 per month to around $60 per month.

Examples of common cost of treatments:

Dog / Cat Accident / Illness Amount
Dog Motor vehicle accident $4,890.00
Dog / Cat Ingestion of foreign body $4,280.00
Dog Cancer treatments $3,577.97
Dog Bladder infection $2,768.00
Dog Hip dysplasia $2,394.72
Cat Fractured leg $2,309.00
Cat Pneumonia $1,900.00
Cat Diabetes $1,748.00

The cost of a pet insurance policy will vary depending on the type of policy and also the age and breed of your pet and it is of paramount importance to carefully research different Insurance Providers and policies.