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Pet insurance

Get a 10% discount when you insure your pet online today

Defaqto 2017 - 5 Star pet insurance

Defaqto 5 star rated £10k Lifetime policy

Why choose LV= pet insurance?

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Vet fees for illness and injury, cover up to £10,000 per year (Lifetime cover only)

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Lost pet cover, we’ll give you up to £1,500 to advertise for your pet (which includes up to £500 which can be used for a reward).

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Our policies offer you up to £2m third party liability cover for costs and compensation if your dog has injured someone, or caused damage to someone's property

"96% of claims paid (Oct 16 – Sept 17)!"

Pet insurance policies

We know that when it comes to your pets' wellbeing you want to protect them just like a family member. Our LV= pet insurance will give you and your pet the cover they deserve.

We offer two types of LV= pet insurance, Lifetime and Time Limited, each with varying levels of vet fee cover so you can pick one to best suit you and your pet.

Better still, our Lifetime £10,000 policy is 5 Star Defaqto rated, Defaqto are a leading UK independent financial research company and a 5 star rating is only achieved if you provide some of the highest quality cover in the market.

As a pet owner, we want you to be prepared to take care of your furry companions, so we've developed a wide range of pet guides to help you, from learning about getting a new pet to understanding pet diseases.

Perhaps you haven't decided on what breed of cat or dog, so why not explore our helpful pet breeds, full of hints and tips.

Our pet policies explained

Time Limited pet policies

Our Time Limited policies will cover an illness or condition for a maximum of 12 months from the date of the first treatment.

Cover most suited for short-term illnesses and injuries.

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This cover is perfect for when Tigger the Siamese cat has a cut paw. Once this has healed, she can continue to chase squirrels up trees.

Lifetime pet policies

Our Lifetime policies will provide cover for all illnesses or conditions up to the policy limit you choose and refreshes at renewal.

Cover for long-term illness and injuries.

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This cover is perfect for when Eddie the Beagle is diagnosed with diabetes and may need a lot of extra vet care for the rest of his life.

Find out more about our Time limited and Lifetime policies

More information about our cover

Cover for your dog, from 8 week old puppies to older dogs

Cover for your cat, from 8 week old kittens to older cats

Cover for up to 5 pets on a policy

You can also get a pet quote by calling us on 0800 022 3906

Lines are open : 8am - 8pm Monday - Friday 9am - 5pm Saturday

Calls may be recorded For Text Phone, first dial 18001

Find out how we calculate the price of your pet insurance

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Compare our pet insurance with other companies

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Our awards and reviews

YouGov

Proud to be the UK's most recommended insurer

Which?

Proud to be named Which? Insurance Provider of the Year

Reevoo

Read unbiased reviews and ratings from our pet insurance customers

LV= proudly supports the Battersea Dogs & Cats Home's Muddy Dog Challenge

Buying LV= pet insurance is quick and easy

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Policy documents

These documents are for new policies.

Pet Insurance Policy Document (PDF 466KB)

Pet Insurance Policy Summary (PDF 67KB)