American Longhair Cats
Potential Health Issues in American Longhairs
A very healthy breed, American Longhairs have an average lifespan of 12-14 years. However, like any pet, accidents and illnesses happen. Here is a sample of health issues to keep an eye on as the owner of an American Longhair cat.
- Bladder Stones – $985
- Cancer of the Abdominal Wall – $813
- Cancer of the Mouth – $1,102
- Cancer of the Liver – $779
- Cancer of the Nasal Cavity – $927
- Cataracts – $2,000 – $3,000 per eye
- Cruciate Ligament Tear – $2,000 – $4,000
- Malignant Skin Mass – $1,508
- Skin Abscess – $458
- Tooth Extraction – $924
Top Pet Insurers for American Longhairs
These are the most popular companies for American Longhair cats based on coverage, price and customer satisfaction.
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What Coverage Should You Should Have?
These are the most important pet insurance coverage options you should have as the proud owner of an American Longhair cat.
All five pet insurance companies listed include standard coverage, which is what we recommend.
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Learn More: Pet Health Insurance 101
How Much Does it Cost?
The short answer is that it depends. The good news for you is that cat insurance is a lot cheaper than dog insurance.
Here are some sample prices across the country to give you an idea of what a plan might cost you.
|New York, New York||$25/month|
Note: Full coverage for three year-old American Longhair Cat.