Cat Insurance from as little as €6.21* per month!

* online price based on Essential cover for 6 month old Moggie.
The policy was worth every penny. The hip medication that I was able to afford because I had the insurance gave him a couple extra years of active life.
Lauren - PetInsurance.ie Customer - 9thth April 2020
 

Pet Insurance for Cats

We know how important your cat is for you and, as much as they are seen as independent animals, they will always need your care when they fall ill or have an accident. Ensure you have appropriate pet insurance to help pay the vet bills and make them feel good again as soon as possible.

With PetInsurance.ie, depending on the cover level selected, you can also get cover for emergency boarding kennel or cattery fees, advertising & reward costs, theft or straying and accidental death. Optional overseas travel cover is available on Premier and Premier Plus cover for an affordable price.

Get a Quote now and stop worrying about the costs to keep your cat healthy. We offer Pet Insurance for cats all over Ireland.

Why Choose Us?
  • Now Accepting Pets up to 6 Years
  • Lifetime Cover Available
  • Award Winning Insurance Provider
  • Multi-Pet discount  **
  • We Can/Will Pay Vets Directly
  • Choice of 3 Cover Levels
  • Easy Claims Process
  • 24/7 Vet Helpline
  •     ** may be subject to minimum premiums

Frequently Asked Questions

  • What is Cat Insurance?

    Depending on the cover level selected, Cat Insurance can help cover the cost of unexpected vet treatment costs in the event that your cat falls ill or has an accident. It may also cover if the pet dies from an accident or if it is lost or stolen.

  • Do I need Pet Insurance for my cat?

    The cost for vet treatment is increasing as more treatments become available which help our pets to recover quicker and live longer and healthier lives. Depending on the cover level selected, having Pet Insurance for your cat can help to cover these costs in the event that your cat falls ill or has an accident.

  • How much is Cat Insurance?

    There are a number of factors which will impact the cost of Cat Insurance, this will include such things as the age, breed and sex of your cat as well as where you live. Petinsurance.ie offers different cover levels so that you can choose the cover that fits your budget and needs.

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    • What does Cat Insurance cover?

      Depending on the cover level selected, Cat Insurance can cover accidents and/or illnesses which your pet may suffer. Our Premier and Premier Plus cover will also offer other benefits such as accidental death benefit, advertising and reward and even optional cover for traveling with your cat in Europe.

    • What does Cat Insurance not cover?

      Cat Insurance will not cover ongoing regular healthcare such as vaccinations, annual check-ups and dental cleaning. Cat Insurance will also not cover any injuries or illnesses which your cat suffered from before the policy was taken out, including pre-existing chronic and reoccurring conditions such as ear infections. Please refer to the policy wording for full terms, conditions and exclusions.

    • What is the best Pet Insurance type for cats?

      It is important to research the different cover levels available to find the one that best suits your needs and budget. Things to consider are if you want cover just for accidents or if you would also like cover for illnesses. It is also important to consider if you want conditions to be covered only for a short time such as 12 months (Premier) or if you want them to be covered year after year in which case you would want Premier Plus.

    • Can I get Pet Insurance for an older cat?

      We can provide insurance for cats aged six years and under. Once a policy is taken out, the insurer will continue to offer renewal for your cat no matter the age providing there is no lapse in cover.

    • Can I get Pet Insurance for a kitten?

      Absolutely, we can offer Pet Insurance quotes for kittens aged 8 weeks and older.

    • How to keep my Cat healthy?

      Responsible pet ownership is key, keeping your cat active and healthy will benefit it for years to come. Taking your cat for an annual check-up and vaccinations can help ensure that your pet will stay healthy and any concerns caught early. We also have an exclusive 24-7 vet helpline which is free for all of our pet insurance customers. The vet nurses can help answer any questions that you may have about your cat.

    • Cat I get a Multi-Cat insurance policy?

      Yes, we can offer up to 10% discount for insuring more than one pet (may be subject to minimum premiums). Each cat will have its own policy number and all policies can be viewed through our online portal where you can also manage your payments and download your documents.

We can pay vets directly, so you don't need to worry when your pet needs your full attention.
 

Cat Insurance Cover Levels

  • Injury Only, Time Limited from €6.21* per monthGet a Quote
    * online price based on 6 month old Moggie

Your pet will be covered up to the vet fee limit for all covered accidental injuries per policy year. Cover for each injury will continue for a maximum of 12 months from the date which the injury occurred, as long as you have paid the premium to keep the insurance in force. Once the time limit is reached for an injury, there will be no more cover for it. There is no cover for illness under this type of cover.


  •   Veterinary Fees
  • Illness & Injury, Time Limited from €8.38* per monthGet a Quote
    * online price based on 6 month old Moggie

Your pet will be covered up to the vet fee limit for all covered illnesses and injuries per policy year. Cover for each condition will continue for a maximum of 12 months from the date which the condition first occurred or started showing clinical signs, as long as you have paid the premium to keep the insurance in force. Once the time limit is reached for a condition, there will be no more cover for it.


  •   Veterinary Fees
  •   Accidental Death
  •   Emergency Boarding Kennel or Cattery Fees
  •   Theft or Straying
  •   Holiday Cancellation
  •   Lost & Found Ads
  •   Optional Overseas Travel Cover
  • Illness & Injury, Lifetime from €10.04* per monthGet a Quote
    * online price based on 6 month old Moggie

Your pet will be covered up to the vet fee limit for all covered illnesses and injuries per policy year. As long as you have paid the premium to keep the insurance in force, cover will reinstate at renewal and all eligible conditions will continue to be covered up to the vet fee limit.


  •   Veterinary Fees
  •   Lifetime Cover
  •   Accidental Death
  •   Emergency Boarding Kennel or Cattery Fees
  •   Theft or Straying
  •   Holiday Cancellation
  •   Lost & Found Ads
  •   Optional Overseas Travel Cover

If you've got more than one cat or dog, you might want to consider a multi-pet policy **. You could cover multiple pets at the same time, qualify for a 10% discount and have all of your documents in one place!

** may be subject to minimum premiums