Compare AKC Pet Insurance vs Nationwide Pet Insurance Plans

AKC Pet Insurance and Nationwide Pet Insurance are two of the best pet insurance companies in America.

AKC Pet InsuranceNationwide Pet Insurance
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Overall Rating:
Total Reviews:27,58211,132
Deductible:$100 - $1,000$100 - $250
Annual Limit:$1,500 - $10,000$10,000 - Unlimited
Company Profile:Company Overview Company Overview
Waiting Period for Accidents:3 days14 Days
Waiting Period for Illnesses:14 days14 Days
Waiting Period for Orthopedic Coverage:14 days14 Days*
Emergency Care: Included Included
Accidents: Included Included
Illnesses: Included Included
Cancer Coverage: Included Included
Orthopedic Issues: Included Included
Hereditary Conditions: Included Included
Chronic Conditions: Included Included
Prescription Meds: Included Included
Wellness Coverage: Optional Optional
Vet Restrictions:NoneNone

AKC Pet Insurance Enrollment Requirements

  • Minimum age: 8 weeks old for puppies
  • Minimum age: 10 weeks for kittens
  • Maximum age: Pet must be less than 9 years old to at time of enrollment in order to be eligible for accident and illness coverage
  • Pets of any age can enroll in AKC’s Accident Only Plan

Nationwide Pet Insurance Enrollment Requirements

*Diagnosis or treatment of cruciate ligament or meniscus damage or rupture that occurs during the first 12 (twelve) calendar months that your pet is insured by us. You must maintain continuous coverage on your pet with us in order to avoid another twelve (12) month waiting period.

Six weeks minimum age and 10 years maximum for enrollment (includes lifetime coverage). Physical exam must have been completed within 12 months prior to enrollment.


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