AKC Pet Insurance

AKC Pet Insurance has been the trusted pet insurance partner of the American Kennel Club since 2003. We support AKC's mission to "advance canine health and well-being of all dogs" by offering unsurpassed pet health insurance to dogs of all ages and breeds in all 50 US states. Customizable coverage allows you to build a plan that meets your individual needs and budget. Coverage is also available to cats and mixed breed dogs.

Coverage Offered

Accident

Illnesses

Wellness

What is Covered

Note:
This is a general overview of types of coverage and plans offered by this insurer. Specific details or exclusions may apply by state, pet age or other factors. Please read your terms and conditions or contact your insurer for details.

Coverage Levels

$100 - $1,000
70%, 80%, 90%
$2,500 - Unlimited
Unlimited

Popular Coverages

Yes
Optional
Yes
Yes
Yes
Yes - Broken adult teeth due to accident; cleanings covered in optional wellness add-on

Good to Know

  • 5% Multiple Pet
  • 5% Military
  • 5% Service Dog
  • 5% Working Dog
  • 10% Healthy Breeder
  • 5% - 10% Other AKC Discounts
  • Electronic Deposit
  • Check
Any Licensed in US or Canada
Dogs and Cats
  • 30 Days of Insurance with AKC Registration
  • Annual Deductibles
  • No Enrollment Fee
  • 24/7 Vet Helpline Included
  • Nutritional Supplements, Vitamin and Herbal Therapy Coverage
  • Coverage for Behavioral Issues
  • Final Respects Coverage
  • Customer Portal
  • Online Chat
  • Customizable Plans
  • Some of the Shortest Waiting Periods in Industry
  • Fast Claim Turnaround
  • Won’t Lose Coverage for Number of Claims or Amount Reimbursement

Enrollment Requirements

  • Dogs: 8 Weeks
  • Cats: 10 Weeks
No Upper Age Limit
No

Waiting Periods

2 days
14 days
0 days
6 months for Intervertebral Disc Disease (IVDD) and Cruciate Ligament-related conditions

Other

2002
  • Independence American Insurance Company (AM Best A-)
  • American Pet Insurance Company
Yes
Phone, Chat, Email