Argos Pet Insurance

Ranked

#12
12 of 19 insurers by customers

Read customer reviews for Argos Pet Insurance who claim to settle 99% of claims within 5 days and have insured over 1 million pets since their inception in 2002. Underwritten by RSA.

Reviews

2.3
  • 48 reviews
  • Excellent
    17% Complete
    17%
  • Very Good
    13% Complete
    13%
  • Average
    6% Complete
    6%
  • Poor
    15% Complete
    15%
  • Terrible
    50% Complete
    50%
Coverage

Argos Pet insurance offers 3 levels of cover for dogs and cats. The Silver plan offers Time Limited 12 month cover of £2,500 per condition within 12 months from the first claim for each incident or accident.Once the limit is reached or 12 months elapses the condition is no longer covered and will not be covered on renewal. Theft or straying cover included up to £250. The policy includes third party liability cover for dogs but accidental damage is not covered.

The Gold plan offers Time Limited 12 month vet fee cover of £4,000 per condition within 12 months from the first claim for each incident or accident. Once the limit is reached or 12 months elapses the condition is no longer covered and will not be covered on renewal. Theft or straying cover included up to £750. For dogs Third Party liability cover up to £1.5 million is available with accidental damage cover of £500.

The Platinum Lifetime Cover policy offers total vet fee cover of £7,000 each year. Conditions claimed for under this policy will be covered in any subsequent year up to the total pay out limit of £7,000 each year as long as the policy remains in force with no breaks in cover. Theft or straying cover of £1,500 included. For dogs Third Party liability cover up to £2 million with accidental damage cover of £500 included. All plans also offer 24/7 access to Argos vetfone for help and advice. Cover for Death of your pet, emergency boarding fees and overseas holiday cover with holiday cancellation cover and complementary treatments such as hydrotherapy are included in each plan with varying pay out limits and subject to conditions.

Excess

For Silver and Gold Time Limited policies: £65 for each incident or condition. You can choose to add additional voluntary excess amounts to reduce monthly costs. For Lifetime Platinum policy: £65 for each incident or condition in the period you make a claim. You can choose to add additional voluntary excess amounts to reduce monthly costs.

Age Limits

From 8 weeks old to any age.

Waiting Period

10 days. 

Additional Policy Information
Can they pay your vet direct?

Yes, this can be arranged.

Please note

Policies are subject to exclusions and conditions so please always consult the insurer's policy documents before you buy. 

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Company info

Argos Pet Insurance claim to settle 99% of claims within 5 days and have insured over 1 million pets since their inception in 2002. Underwritten by RSA they offer 2 levels of Time Limited Cover per condition and 1 Lifetime Pet Insurance policy covering ongoing conditions.

Argos Pet Insurance Reviews

By:
Malcolm Leather
Posted: 16/08/2019
2

Once your pet, dog in our case, the very high excesses and further percentages levied at 10 + years, are swingeing. Agria are very unsympathetic to queries and stick rigidly to their terms and conditions. My advice is do not buy from them.

Breed

King Charles Spaniel

Species:
Dog
By:
Rebecca Fisher
Posted: 28/06/2019
1

After paying out hundreds of pounds from my pension for gold cover argos has refused to pay the vet bill for my little dogs emergency operation on her bladder the reason they say is because she had that condition 13 months ago so I’m out of time so I now...

Breed

Havanese

Species:
Dog