Comparison Quotes below are based on the following:
The sample quotes below shows how much the monthly premium would be for a Labrador Retriever, America’s most popular dog breed, from each pet insurance company for that region in the United States. These quotes will also give you an idea how much monthly premiums are for that region from each company.
To check exactly how much your monthly premium would cost from a particular pet insurance company, choose a pet insurance company on the right and click GET A QUOTE , and see how much your monthly premium would be for your own pet. For best protection, we suggest you choose from 10k to unlimited coverage amount, a $200-500 deductible, and from 80% to 90% for reimbursement.
Featured Breed: Labrador Retriever
Background: Neutered Male
Age: Ages 1, 3, and 5
Region: Quotes were taken from 3 different Regions across the United States:
Date Quotes Taken: 2018
West Coast – Los Angeles, California 9110
Midwest – Chicago, Illinois 60440
East Coast – Queens, NY 11375
Nationwide Whole Pet Plan was used for comparison purposes because the plan covers both congenital and hereditary conditions and is in line with the other pet insurance company’s coverage on this matter. Nationwide’s other plan, Major Medical Plan, although lower in monthly premiums, excludes congenital coverage.
The Labrador Retriever is America’s most popular breed. However, it is also important to point out potential health issues that can later develop with this fun loving breed. The following are reasons to get pet insurance if you own or plan to adopt a Labrador retriever:
- Labradors have healthy appetites, which can lead to obesity;
- Labradors are renowned for eating objects that may require surgical removal;
- Labradors are prone to hereditary conditions such as arthritis, elbow dysplasia, and hips dysplasia; and finally
- Labradors are considered high risk for cancer, which can require long term care and even surgery.