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Nationwide vs. Petplan Pet Insurance

Nationwide and Petplan are two of the best pet insurance companies in America. This chart provides an overview of Nationwide's Whole Pet With WellnessSM plan, to learn more about their other plans click here.

 Nationwide Pet Insurance
 Petplan Pet Insurance
Average Price
$26 - 48/mo.
$28 - 57/mo.
A.M. Best Rating A+ A
BBB Rating A+ A+
Customer Satisfaction 79% 88%
Total Reviews 5,510 reviews 5,484 reviews
Deductible $100 - 250 $100 - 1,000
Reimbursement 90% 70% - 90%
Annual Limit Unlimited $2.5k - Unlimited
Company Profile Nationwide Overview Petplan Overview
Waiting Period for Accidents 14 days 5 days
Waiting Period for Illnesses 14 days 15 days
Waiting Period for Orthopedic Coverage 14 days
6 mos.
Emergency Care
Cancer Coverage
Orthopedic Issues
Hereditary Conditions
Chronic Conditions
Prescription Meds
Dental - Accidents
Cancer Coverage
Wellness Coverage
Vet Restrictions None None


Pet insurance does not cover pre-existing conditions

Nationwide details based on Whole Pet with Wellness Plan

Nationwide Enrollment Requirements

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

Petplan Enrollment Requirements

All pets are required to have a veterinary exam 60 days prior to policy inception or within 30 days of policy inception.


Nationwide and Petplan both provide excellent coverage and customer service. As you can see from the comparison chart, the biggest difference between the two companies is that Nationwide offers wellness care coverage and Petplan does not. So if you're looking for a great, comprehensive plan then Nationwide is the best choice. On the other hand, if you're looking for a great major medical plan then Petplan is the answer for you and your pet.

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