How much could pet insurance cost for your pedigree dog?
The Association of British Insurers puts the average claim on a pet insurance policy at £750, but if your pet needs specialised, prolonged treatment, costs of several thousand pounds are not unknown.
So it’s always a good idea to see how much pet insurance could cost for your pedigree – it could save you money in the long-run.
According to our research, the average annual cost of pet insurance for:
- a Shar Pei is £49.89*
- an English Bull Dog is £43.74*
But you could pay less – these figures are based on the May 2018 prices for people who used Compare the Market, across all levels of cover for pet insurance.
|Cavalier King Charles Spaniel
Research by the People’s Dispensary for Sick Animals (PDSA) found that the cost of having a dog is £21,000-£33,000 for life, depending on size and breed.
Did you know? 50% of people could achieve a quote of up to £6.42 for their dog insurance based on comparethemarket.com data in February 2018.**
*Average premiums are from Compare the Market data 2018
**50% of people could achieve a quote of £6.42 month for their dog insurance based on Compare the Market data in May 2018.