Russian Blue Cats
Potential Health Issues for Russian Blue Cats
Russian Blue cats are a healthy breed but like every purebred cat is susceptible to health issues. As the proud parent of a Russian Blue you need to keep an eye on hereditary disorders, accidents and other illnesses. Here is a sample of conditions and the cost of treatment to be aware of.
|Condition||Cost to Treat|
|Heart Disease||$5,000 to $20,000|
|Hip Dysplasia||$4,000 to $6,000|
|Bladder Stones||$800 to $1,000|
|Cancer||$5,000 to $20,000|
|Cataracts||$2,000 to $3,000 per eye|
|Ligament Tear||$2,000 to $4,000|
|Dental Issues||$250 to $1,500|
Source: Cat Health Conditions
What Coverage Should You Should Have?
These are the most important pet insurance coverage options you should have as the proud owner of a Russian Blue cat.
Note: There are no pet insurance companies that cover pre-existing conditions.
Learn More: Pet Health Insurance 101
How Much Does it Cost?
The short answer is that it depends. As the owner of a Russian Blue the good news is that rates are low because they are a relatively healthy breed. Here are some sample rates across the country to give you an idea of what a plan might cost you.
|New York, New York||$26/mo.|
Note: Full coverage for a three year-old Russian Blue