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Pet Insurance:
AvantGuild Members Get a 5% Group Discount!

VPI Pet Insurance policies help pay for medical problems and conditions related to accidental injuries, poisonings and illnesses (even cancer), including diagnostic tests, X-rays, treatments, prescriptions, lab fees, surgeries and hospitalization.

VPI History and Background:
  • Veterinary Pet Insurance Company/DVM Insurance Agency ( VPI®) was founded in 1980.
  • The company provided its first policy in 1982 to TV’s “Lassie” and has been protecting America’s pets ever since.
  • VPI is the nation’s oldest and largest licensed health insurance plan provider for pets.
  • Over 1,500 companies nationwide offer VPI Pet Insurance to their employees as a voluntary benefit.
  • VPI plans are available in all 50 states and the District of Columbia.
  • Polices in California are underwritten by Veterinary Pet Insurance Company in Brea, California. Policies in other states are underwritten by National Casualty Company, an A+15 rated company in Madison, Wisconsin.
  • 9 out of 10 veterinarians who recommend pet insurance recommend VPI.

Our Mission:
Our mission is to empower pet owners to make optimal healthcare decisions for their pets, and by doing so
remain the trusted choice of America’s pet lovers.

More Information:

  • Optional routine care coverage available for dogs and cats (Pet Well Care Protection) and birds (Avian Supplemental & Routine Care Coverage).
  • Policyholders can visit any licensed veterinarian, veterinary specialist or animal hospital in the world.
  • Policies cover: dogs, rabbits, cats, iguanas, birds, sugar gliders, mice, tortoises, turtles, gerbils, lizards, ferrets, guinea pigs, small chameleons, geckos, hamsters, chinchillas, potbellied pigs, rats, hedgehogs, snakes and frogs.
  • Age or size requirement:
    • Dogs and cats between six weeks and 10 years of age for new enrollments.
    • Birds age three months and older. They must be in the owner’s possession for a minimum of 60 days.
    • Rabbits, guinea pigs, snakes and other common exotic pets must be six weeks old.

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