South Essex Launches Policies For Caring Pet Owners
time renewal of a new pet policy from South Essex Insurance Brokers
can be automatic each year, while a second, designed for accidental
injuries only, helps with up to £2,000-worth of vet fees annually
- for just £29.40.
Health Insurance has no upper age limit for dogs or cats, and terms
can be offered for automatic renewal each time premiums are due.
Pet Accident Cover, with a set £29.40 premium, is designed
to cover veterinary costs after an accident. Each claim has a £1,000
limit, but there can be any number of claims each year providing
the total does not go over £2,000.
The basic cover on the Pet Health Insurance includes up to £5,000-worth
of veterinary fees for dogs and £4,000 for cats, third party
liability, payments for death from accident or pets lost through
theft or straying, boarding fees if the owner is in hospital for
more than 48 hours, the cost of advertising to find a lost pet and
post a reward, as well as help if a holiday is cancelled because
of emergency surgery for the animal or if the pet goes missing.
which can be waived for six months if an owner has to go into hospital,
are calculated individually depending on where the owner lives.
And if he or she is hospitalised, boarding or home care costs can
be helped by payments of £500 for dogs and £250 for
Essex Insurance Brokers has designed the policy to suit caring owners
but recognising that costs can be extensive.
are the cause of the majority of claims, so we have designed one
policy just for this type of emergency," said South Essex Insurance
Brokers director Colin Baker. "The other one covers most of
the cash-consuming incidents which can confront the most caring
details are available by calling 0845 450 0652 for Pet Accidental
Injury Insurance, 0845 011 9580 for Pet Health Insurance or visiting