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Pet Insurance


Nationwide is one of the nation’s leading insurance companies and America’s No. 1 pet insurance provider. Nationwide pet insurance offers My Pet Protection plans with 50, 70, or 90 percent reimbursement on veterinarian bills. It is medical coverage for problems and conditions related to accidental injuries, emergencies, poisonings and illnesses, including cancer, diabetes, ear infections, broken bones and much more. My Pet Protection with Wellness is also available which includes wellness exams, shots and more. With these plans, employees can visit any veterinarian worldwide, including specialists or emergency providers.

How it helps

Over 17 billion is spent on vet care services a year and more than 70% of households own pets. This means more than 2/3 of your employees are shouldering pet care costs. Discover the greatest pet insurance plans ever offered as a voluntary benefit. Exclusively for employees and only from Nationwide. Pet insurance is one of the fastest growing voluntary benefits. Just by offering pet insurance, you can help attract, engage and retain employees.

Your Employees
Your pet is a family member. And when one of them is sick or injured, you want to do whatever it takes to help them recover. Pet insurance from Nationwide helps you budget and plan ahead for emergency pet care so you can focus on helping your pet get better instead of worrying about the cost. It offers preferred pricing and an average savings of 30% over similar plans for other pet insurers. With pet insurance, you’ll have peace of mind knowing you can get help with some of your pet’s medical bills, including treatments, surgeries, lab fees, X-rays, prescriptions and more. Plus, you can take advantage of:

  • Choice among two great plans depending on your needs and budget: Plan 1: My Pet Protection®; Plan 2: My Pet Protection with Wellness®.
  • Reimbursement Optionality of 50%, 70% or 90% reimbursement for each vet bill.
  • Access to a 24-hour vetHelpline® (a $150 value) for all policyholders.
  • Freedom to use your own vet for services.
  • Multiple pet discounts.
  • Insurance protection by one of the nation’s leading pet insurance providers: Nationwide.

Available Products

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Find out more about how Nationwide's My Pet Protection®, My Pet Protection® with Wellness and Avian & Exotic Plan can help you, your employees and their pets.

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