Toy Poodle Dogs
Did you know there are two main categories of Poodle dogs, Standard and Miniature. Toy Poodles obviously fall under the ‘Miniature Poodle’ umbrella and The American Kennel Club defines Toy Poodles as dogs that are under 10 inches in length.
They are a relatively healthy breed, but like any purebred, small dog, Toy Poodles have some potential health issues you should be aware of. Here is a sample of potential health issues to give you a sense of how much treatment really costs.
|Condition||Cost to Treat|
|Addison’s Disease||$2,400 per year|
|Stomach Bloat||$1,500 to $7,500|
|Chronic Active Hepatitis||$1,000 to $7,500|
|Hip Dysplasia||$4,000 to $6,000|
|Patellar Luxation||$1,500 to $3,000|
|Hypothyroidism||$10 to $30 per month|
|Von Willebrand Disease||$500 to $1,000|
|Progressive Retinal Atrophy||$2,000 to $3,000|
|Cataracts||$2,000 to $3,000|
|Glaucoma||$2,000 to $3,000|
|Legg-Perthes Disease||$2,000 to $4,000|
|Disc Disease||$3,000 to $9,000|
|Epilepsy||$200 to $15,000|
|Heart Disease||$5,000 to $20,000|
|Patent Ductus||$2,500 to $5,000|
|Cushing’s Disease||$500 to $2,000|
|Canine Cancer||$5,000 to $20,000|
|Broken Bones||$200 to $5,000|
|Torn Ligaments||$3,000 to $6,000|
|Foreign Body Ingestion||$500 to $5,000|
Top Pet Insurance Options for Toy Poodles
All of the top five best pet insurance companies cover major medical issues like accidents and illnesses. This chart provides a more detailed breakdown.
|✓ Accidents||✓ Illnesses|
|✓ X-Rays, Blood Tests, etc.||✓ Surgery|
|✓ Hereditary Conditions||✓ Hospitalization|
|✓ Congenital Conditions||✓ Prescription Medications|
|✓ Chronic Conditions||✓ Emergency Care|
|✓ Cancer||✓ Specialty Care|
|✓ Diagnostic Treatment||✓ Alternative Treatment|
|x Pre-Existing Conditions||x Preventative Care|
Note: Unfortunately, pet insurance does not cover pre-existing conditions, so it’s important to enroll while your pet is healthy and young.
How Much Does it Cost?
Below are some samples across the country to give you an idea of how much pet insurance will cost for your Toy Poodle dog. The only way to know exactly how much a plan will cost is to get real quotes.
- Miami, FL – $37/month
- Los Angeles, CA – $42/month
- New York, NY – $43/month
Source: Pet Insurance Cost