MetLife Pet Named 2023 Pet Insurance of the Year

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Sep 08, 2023

The Pet Innovation Awards, an independent recognition platform highlighting the most innovative companies, services, and products in the highly competitive Pet Care industry, announced that MetLife Pet Insurance has garnered the “Pet Insurance Of The Year” award for the second consecutive year.

The mission of the annual Pet Innovation Awards Program is to honor innovation and recognize excellence, hard work and success in a range of Pet Care industry categories, including Apparel, Grooming & Cleaning, Food & Treats, Health, Housing, Toys, Training, Retailers & Services and more. The 2023 Pet Innovation Awards attracted more than 2,000 nominations from around the world.

The Pet Innovation Awards recognized MetLife Pet Insurance for its enhanced design, customizable coverage and many value adds, including comprehensive coverage that is inclusive and flexible. Easy enrollment was also a factor, with the press release also referencing MetLife Pets' "easy three-step process."

“We are excited to be selected as the winner of the ‘Pet Insurance of the Year’ award. Our pets are important members of our families, and we are dedicated to providing pet parents with the resources they need to help their pet live a happy and healthy life,” said Brian Jorgensen, Head of MetLife Pet Insurance. “We are focused on providing personalized and comprehensive coverage that offers financial protection to pet parents in their moments of need as well as ongoing support for instilling confidence for pets’ day-to-day care.”

MetLife Pet also offers a mobile app which serves as a pet health and wellness ecosystem that is easy to use, convenient, and personalized. Key features include policy management, pet health record keeping, the ability to submit and track claims, locate nearby pet services, and access to 24/7 vet chat and personalized articles.

“MetLife Pet Insurance really has it all. We’re pleased to be able to honor them for the second year in a row with the ‘Pet Insurance of the Year’ award. MetLife Pet Insurance helps take the worry out of covering the cost of unexpected vet visits so pet parents can focus on what matters most, their furry family members,” said Travis Grant, Managing Director, Independent Innovation Awards. “It's apparent MetLife knows that pets are family and their product takes down barriers, helping all pet parents take the worry out of covering the cost of unexpected visits to the vet. Now more than ever, pets are playing an incredibly significant role in our lives, so it’s vital that we keep them safe and healthy.”

About The Pet Innovation Awards

Part of Independent Innovation Awards organization, a global market intelligence and recognition program within the most competitive consumer categories, The Pet Innovation Awards honors the most outstanding and innovative companies, services, and products within the rapidly expanding pet care industry. The Pet Innovation Awards provides public recognition for achievements of pet care industry companies and products including Apparel, Grooming & Cleaning, Food & Treats, Health, Retailers & Services and more. For more information visit:

We can help handle the vet bill.
You handle the belly rubs.

Coverage underwritten and issued by Independence American Insurance Company (“IAIC”), a Delaware insurance company, headquartered at 11333 N Scottsdale Rd, Ste 160, Scottsdale, AZ 85254 or Metropolitan General Insurance Company (“MetGen”), a Rhode Island insurance company, headquartered at 700 Quaker Lane, Warwick, RI 02886. Coverage subject to restrictions, exclusions and limitations. Application is subject to underwriting review. See policy or contact MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC for details. MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC is the policy administrator for this coverage. 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).