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It can be very upsetting if your cat or kitten gets ill or has an accident and needs emergency vet treatment. It can also be a potentially expensive time, because if you don’t have the right pet insurance in place, you’ll have to pay for treatment out of your own pocket. And what sized bill could you be faced with? Well, the average pet insurance claim has topped £750, according to the latest figures from the Association of British Insurers (ABI). Here are some examples of vet fees for cat treatments:
Here are some illnesses that could affect your feline friend:
The average yearly cost of insuring a cat is £45.84**, across all levels of cover.†
However, as with most types of insurance, the more cover you want in your policy, the more it’s likely to cost.
That means that an Accident only policy is likely to be the cheapest and Lifetime cover the most expensive.
There are four main types of insurance for cats:
Here are a few things to look out for:
Yes, you can find a pet insurance policy for an older cat, but the premium is likely to be more expensive as older cats tend to need more medical care. There could also be more conditions or restrictions attached to the policy. And be aware that insurance providers won’t cover any pre-existing conditions your cat has when you take out the policy.
Use our comparison service to find cat insurance that’s right for you. Just tell us a few details about your cat and we’ll show you different quotes and cover types so you can compare prices and policy details to find insurance that’s purrfect for you and your cat.
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