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Your new furry addition to the family may come with some unforeseen vet bills.
Be prepared for any of the accidents or illnesses life might throw at your canine counterpart.
We cover some of the most common ailments that affect senior dogs such as arthritis, heart disease, and diabetes.
Our pet insurance plans cover common conditions that affect puppies from foreign body ingestion, to bite wounds, to distemper, so you can let your new pup play without worrying they'll need a trip to the vet.6
Our customizable and affordable dog insurance plans cover a variety of conditions such as ear infections, allergies, and sprains. Coverage of even minor injuries or ailments could save you hundreds of dollars in vet bills.6
Depending on their size, dogs become seniors anywhere from 7 – 11 years of age. MetLife Pet Insurance can help keep them healthy and happy into their older years.6
1 Pet Insurance offered by MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC is underwritten by Independence American Insurance Company (“IAIC”), a Delaware insurance company, headquartered at 485 Madison Avenue, NY, NY 10022, and Metropolitan General Insurance Company (“MetGen”), a Rhode Island insurance company, headquartered at 700 Quaker Lane, Warwick, RI 02886, in those states where MetGen’s policies are available. MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC is the policy administrator authorized by IAIC and MetGen to offer and administer pet insurance policies. MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC was previously known as PetFirst Healthcare, LLC and in some states continues to operate under that name pending approval of its application for a name change. The entity may operate under an alternate, assumed, and/or fictitious name in certain jurisdictions as approved, including MetLife Pet Insurance Services LLC (New York and Minnesota), MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions Agency LLC (Illinois), and such other alternate, assumed, or fictitious names approved by certain jurisdictions.
2 Provided all terms of the policy are met. Application is subject to underwriting review and approval. Like most insurance policies, insurance policies issued by IAIC and MetGen contain certain deductibles, co-insurance, exclusions, exceptions, reductions, limitations, and terms for keeping them in force. For costs, complete details of coverage and exclusions, and a listing of approved states, please contact MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC.
3 Approximately 80% of claims are processed within 10 days or less.
4 All costs are based on MetLife internal claims data.
4 “Costs of Owning a Dog,” The Spruce Pets, 2021
5 “The Cost of Dog Parenthood in 2022,” Rover, 2022
6 All costs are based on MetLife internal claims data.
7 Based on a January 2022 review of publicly available summary information about competitors’ offerings. Competitors did not furnish copies of their policies for review. If you have questions about a particular competitor's policy or coverage, please contact them or their representative directly.
8 Wait period for accident coverage is midnight EST compared to 2 to 15 days for competitors; wait period for illness coverage is 14 days compared to 14 to 30 days for competitors, based on a January 2022 review of publicly available summary information about competitors' offerings. Competitors did not furnish copies of their policies for review. If you have questions about a particular competitor's policy or coverage, please contact them or their representative directly.
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10 2022 Pet Innovation Awards, Independent Innovation Awards, Last Accessed October 6, 2022