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Pet Insurance

Pet Insurance by VPI

Veterinary Pet Insurance (VPI) from Nationwide provides affordable comprehensive veterinary insurance plans designed to protect you and your pets when the unexpected occurs. Pet insurance is subject to approval by VPI Pet Insurance.  

  • May enroll anytime throughout the year.
  • Coverage will be effective per your individual agreement with VPI. 
    (Typically following a 14-day waiting period.)
  • Pet insurance may be subject to underwriting approval.
  • Premiums will be direct billed by VPI Pet Insurance. 
  • Payroll deductions are not available

VPI Pet Insurance Plan Brochure

View a short presentation about your Pet Insurance benefit

Enroll Now!

Or call  877-738-7874 to enroll.

march pet tip: pets and allergies, tabby cat itching face

Did you know that dogs and cats can suffer from seasonal allergies just like us? Ragweed, grasses, pollens, molds and trees are common springtime allergy triggers for pets and people alike.

What to look for

Some pets may have allergy symptoms similar to those we experience: runny nose, watery eyes, coughing and sneezing. But most will react to seasonal allergens by developing a common skin problem known as atopic dermatitis. If your pet is chewing at body parts, rubbing against things or develops hair loss and sores, it’s time to call your veterinarian.

Available treatments

You can start with at-home remedies like oatmeal baths and foot soaks (to reduce allergens tracked inside). More persistent symptoms may call for testing, medications or even a special diet.

Protect your pet

The average cost to treat atopic dermatitis is $2651, but Nationwide® pet insurance covers conditions like this and more