PetPartners/AKC Pet Insurance Q & A
QWhat add-on or plan do I need to cover alternative therapies for my English bulldog?
ANone of the policies offer reimbursement for alternative therapies, such as acupuncture or chiropractic care. However, laser therapy, physical therapy and hydrotherapy are not considered alternative therapies and are covered expenses if the condition they are treating is covered.
QWill the PetPartners/AKC Pet Insurance policy extend for the lifetime of my English bulldog?
APolicies have an age limit of 9 years old. You can continue coverage for an English bulldog age 9 or above if you already have an existing policy in place, although the coverage will automatically switch to accident-only coverage.
QIs cancer treatment covered for my English bulldog?
ACancer treatment is covered with the CompanionPlus plan that covers accidents and illnesses. The CompanionSelect plan covers accidents only.
Q Is there an easy way to check the exclusions before I purchase this insurance for my English bulldog?
AYes. You may review a sample CompanionPlus policy at https://www.akcpetinsurance.com/media/9940/ppi-companionplus-tac-sample.pdf. The exclusions are rather extensive, with clauses that even exclude your English bulldog from treatment for illnesses and injuries resulting from enemy attacks and nuclear radiation.