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For over 45 years, Petplan has helped millions of pets through illness and injury. Today, we’re still the UK’s favourite pet insurance provider, insuring over 1.3 million pets.
Our Claims Pricing Guarantee means we'll never charge you more for claiming.
Over £5 million paid every week to help pets get the veterinary treatment they need.
We can pay your vet directly and you can claim online. We pay 90% of claims in 5 working days.
Our Covered For Life® plan provides ongoing help with vet bills. You can continue to claim year after year for the same condition up to your chosen yearly limit providing you renew with no break in cover.
Our Essential plan provides short term help with vet bills. You can claim for 12 months treatment up to £3,000 for each illness/injury. Once you reach either of these limits the condition will no longer be covered.
We always offer these things as standard:
It's important to compare the veterinary cover carefully when choosing pet insurance. We asked Professor Noel Fitzpatrick what to look out for.
We have used Pet Plan for the past 25 years since owning animals (cats) and they have always supported us during the illnesses of our animals and have paid out on the vast majority of the claims submitted.
My vets were able to preauthorise the treatment needed directly with Petplan and this eased so much anxiety. The whole process took away all the anxiety and just allowed me to focus on my pet and the procedure he needed. Would not use anyone else.
Here you'll find our top tips and inspiring stories to support you and your pet every step of the way.
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Do you know a veterinary practice or animal charity who deserves to be recognised for the fantastic job they do helping pets? If so, nominate them today and let them know you appreciate their hard work during these difficult times.
This year, we celebrate the 25th year of recognising the hard work and dedication practice staff show every day, giving thanks to teams and individuals who are committed to improving the lives of animals.