As of 2015, pet insurance companies include Trupanion, Nationwide Pet Insurance and the American Society for the Prevention of Cruelty to Animals Pet Insurance, state the companies. Trupanion covers all 50 states and Canada. Nationwide offers major medical plans, and the ASPCA offers coverage through Hartville Pet Insurance Group.Continue Reading
Darryl Rawlings founded Trupanion in 2000, and in 2008, the company began insuring pets in the United States, notes Trupanion. It offers enhanced coverage for animals including police dogs, search and rescue dogs and breeding pets. Unlike health maintenance organizations, Nationwide pet insurance covers treatment by any veterinarian the pet owner chooses, explains Nationwide. The company offers plan coverage including congenital and hereditary disorders, exam fees and well pet care.
Hartville Pet Insurance Group offers coverage under a licensing agreement with the ASPCA, and provides coverage in accordance with what the association stands for, explains the ASPCA. Plans cover neutering and spaying, but not declawing, ear cropping or tail docking.Learn more about Insurance