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Should you get Pet Insurance for your Rabbit in the United States?

In the United States, only Nationwide offers Pet Insurance for Rabbits and other Exotic Animals.

Dr. Kohles has an excellent presentation on Pet Insuance listed here.
Please especially note:
  Page 10 - **Most Important** - Plan options / Coverage
  Page 11 - Pre-existing Conditions
  Page 16 - Top Ten Claims for Small Mammals
  Page 17 - Example Ileus (GI Stasis)
  Page 20 - How to use pet insurance policies
  Page 21 - Submitting a paper claim form
  Page 22 - Submitting a claim electronically

All plans have a $250 annual deductable.

You can switch annually between the "with wellness" and "without wellness" plans.
Some people start with the "with wellness" plan until their rabbit is spayed/neutered 
as it is covered by that plan and then switch to the "without wellness" plan.

The "with wellness" plan has no maximum coverage. 
The "without wellness" plan has a $10K annual limit.

The plans have a reimbursement type of 90%; 70% or 50%

You can also switch annually between the 90% / 70% / 50% reimbursement type.

Prices will vary substantially between states.

As of 14-Sep-2021, Monthly insurance cost for Nationwide is:

3 year old male rabbit in Illinois:

Reimbursement Type 90% 70%


with wellness




without wellness





6 mounts old female rabbit in California:

Reimbursement Type 90% 70%


with wellness

$30.42 $24.74


without wellness

$19.10 $15.68



You can save $24 annually by paying for an entire year in advance.

At one time, Nationwide had an emergency only plan for $10/mth (or $100/yr).
That plan is no longer available to new pets.