Pet Insurance in Kansas
There’s no place like home… there’s no place like home… There’s a good chance that Dorothy didn’t have insurance for Toto but I’m sure when they were caught up in that Tornado she wishes she did!
All jokes aside, if you’re her you love your dog or cat and want the best for them. One of the most important, and potentially expensive things about owning a pet is veterinary care. And if your pup or kitten is unlucky enough to suffer from a serious illness or injury the bills can exceed $10,000.
So if you want to protect your four-legged friend, and your wallet, enrolling in a pet insurance plan is the best way to do it.
Veterinary Care in Kansas
Here is a sample of common health conditions and the costs associated with each.
|Condition||Cost to Treat|
|Addison’s Disease||$2,400 per year|
|Broken Bones||$200 to $5,000|
|Cancer||$5,000 to $20,000|
|Patellar Luxation||$1,500 to $3,000|
|Torn Ligament||$3,000 to $6,000|
Source: Dog Health Conditions
Pet Insurance Cost
The price you pay for pet insurance depends on three different factors. First, your pet’s breed. Second, your pet’s age. And third, your zip code. Pet insurance companies use these pieces on info to calculate rates, just like a home or auto insurance company. Here are some sample costs of pet insurance for a mixed breed dog across the state.
|Wichita||Overland Park||Kansas City|
Source: Pet Insurance Costs