News articles

  • Best in show – insurers pay out a record £706m in pet claims

    12/04/2017

    A record £1.8 million being paid out in pet insurance claims every day as insurers received and paid out more claims in 2016 than ever before – over 2,500 claims every day. Cost of average claim…

  • We are claiming cats and dogs insurers help a record number of pet owners

    29/03/2016

    Pet insurers paid out a record £657 million in pet insurance claims in 2015 – the equivalent of £1.8 million every day - to help the UK’s pet owners cope with the unexpected costs of owning their pet, according to figures published today form the Association of British Insurers (ABI). Most of the claims were for vet bills.

  • A New Year paws for thought Doesnt your pet deserve insurance

    26/12/2015

    As the New Year approaches, the Association of British Insurers (ABI) is reminding pet owners that taking out pet insurance should be top of their New Year’s resolution list. While four out of 10 owners are likely to have splashed out on Christmas presents for their pets1, only 25 percent of dog owners and 15 percent of cat owners purchase pet insurance.