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Pets offer an endless amount of love and companionship. But, just like human health, the health of your pets can become complicated and expensive when things go wrong. To ensure you and your furry friends are better prepared for the unexpected, Canstar compares pet insurance policies and discovers how AA Pet Insurance stacks up against the competition.

What Does AA Pet Insurance Offer?

AA Pet Insurance offers three levels of cover for three animal categories (dogs, cats, kittens and puppies). The three tiers of AA Pet Insurance are distinguished as its ‘essentials’, ‘comprehensive’ and ‘accident only’ policies.

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What’s Covered by AA Pet Insurance for Dogs?

AA Pet Insurance offers three plan options for dogs. These include:

  • Essentials: Maximum cover of $7,000 which includes injury, illness, specialist treatment, routine care, funeral costs, lost pet and holiday cancellation. Policy-holdershttps://www.canstar.co.nz/pet-insurance/ will pay 20% of each claim.
  • Comprehensive: Maximum cover of $11,000 which includes injury, illness, specialist treatment, routine care, funeral costs, lost pet and holiday cancellation. Policy-holders will pay 20% of each claim.
  • Accident Only: Maximum cover of $5,000 which includes injury, specialist treatment, some surgery and alternative therapy. Policy-holders will pay 20% of each claim. 

What’s Covered by AA Pet Insurance for Cats?

AA Pet Insurance offers three plan options for cats. These include:

  • Essentials: Maximum cover of $7,000 which includes injury, illness, specialist treatment, routine care, funeral costs, lost pet and holiday cancellation. Policy-holders will pay 20% of each claim.
  • Comprehensive: Maximum cover of $11,000 which includes injury, illness, specialist treatment, routine care, funeral costs, lost pet and holiday cancellation. Policy-holders will pay 20% of each claim.
  • Accident Only: Maximum cover of $5,000 which includes injury, specialist treatment, some surgery and alternative therapy. Policy-holders will pay 20% of each claim. 

What’s Covered by AA Pet Insurance for Kittens and Puppies?

AA Pet Insurance offers three plan options for kittens and puppies. These include:

  • Essentials: Maximum cover of $7,000 which includes injury, illness, specialist treatment, routine care, funeral costs, lost pet and holiday cancellation. Policy-holders will pay 20% of each claim.
  • Comprehensive: Maximum cover of $11,000 which includes injury, illness, specialist treatment, routine care, funeral costs, lost pet and holiday cancellation. Policy-holders will pay 20% of each claim.
  • Accident Only: Maximum cover of $5,000 which includes injury, specialist treatment, some surgery and alternative therapy. Policy-holders will pay 20% of each claim. 

What’s Not Covered by AA Pet Insurance?

AA Pet Insurance has some exclusions around animals of a certain age, as well as animals with pre-existing conditions, policies do not cover damage to property, people or other animals caused by your pet, or for treatment as a result of negligent owner behaviour.

Why Choose AA Pet Insurance?

Describing itself as one of ‘New Zealand’s most trusted brands’, the AA’s Pet Insurance leverages on an established reputation of quick and simple claims. The brand also offers multi-policy discounts for its customers.

About AA Pet Insurance

Automobile Association Insurance (AA) was launched in 1994 as a joint venture between the New Zealand Automobile Association and Vero Insurance New Zealand and currently operates as an incorporated society offering a range of services to its nearly 400,000 customers. 

AA services include insurance (travel, pet, home, contents, life) motoring advice, breakdown services, vehicle repairs, driver licensing, driver training, bookings, finance and free accommodation and activity guides. 

Written by: Katharina Charles | Last updated: July 19, 2019

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