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Pet Health

Pre-Existing Conditions

pet insurance pre-existing conditions

Pre-Existing Conditions: What's Not Covered? The precise definition of a pet insurance pre-existing conditions varies from one provider to another. For example: One policy defines any illnesses that occurred 18 months before enrollment as pre-existing. Another provider defines pre-existing ...


The History of VPI Pet Insurance

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August 19, 2015 - VPI Pet Insurance rebranded as Nationwide Pet Insurance group.   VPI Rebranded as Nationwide to Avoid Bad Press VPI Company Snapshot • Customer complaints across Yelp, BBB, Consumer Affairs, Independent review sites • Low ratings due to unreliable payouts, ...


Pet Wellness Plans

pet wellness plans

There’s no arguing your pet needs regular vet checkups, vaccinations and other routine care. But there may be a debate on whether or not such routine care needs to be part of your pet insurance plan. Wellness coverage refers to the routine vet visits and related procedures that help to maintain an ...


Cataracts in Dogs

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Cataracts Treatment Cost: $2,025 to $3,100 per eye What are Canine Cataracts? Cataracts are a clouding of the lens of the eye, resulting in blurry vision. Smaller cataracts are not likely to affect a dog’s vision too greatly, but even the small ones must be regularly monitored to prevent ...


Comedone Syndrome in Dogs

Schnauzer Bumps aka comedown syndrome

Canine Comedone Syndrome Treatment Cost: $50 to $1,500   What is Comedone Syndrome in Dogs? Comedone Syndrome, or Schnauzer Comedone Syndrome, is commonly known as Schnauzer Bumps. Comedones or "bumps" are just dog pimples. They aren't serious and can usually be treated at home. Like the ...


Acral Lick Granuloma in Dogs

Acral Lick Granuloma

Acral Lick Granuloma Treatment Cost: $50 to $1,500   What is Acral Lick Granuloma in Dogs? Acral lick granulomas, or lick granulomas, are also known as acral lick dermatitis. They are one of the most frustrating conditions for veterinarians and pet parents. A lick granuloma is a ...


Cat Insurance

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5 Essential Steps for Choosing Cat Insurance With their curiosity and penchant for getting into pretty much everything, cats may need a trip to the vet at any time. They can eat the wrong things, get into fights or suffer from feline asthma, bladder infections, chronic vomiting or any number of ...


Hip Dysplasia in Dogs

dogs hip dysplasia

Hip Dysplasia Treatment Cost: $1,700-$4,700 Here's what you need to know about your dog's precious hips: They're EXPENSIVE to treat if something goes wrong. Not to mention the pain and suffering your poor canine best friend has to go through. So that's some of the bad news. The good ...


Rhodesian Ridgeback Pet Insurance

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Do You Need Rhodesian Ridgeback Pet Insurance? If your not-so-little-one is a Rhodesian Ridgeback, it's a good plan to invest in pet insurance. While they are very loyal companions who will love their family unconditionally, they have a strong hunting instinct that can get them into trouble and, ...


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