Travel insurance for and best friend

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  1. mrhappydog

    mrhappydog Funster

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    Can you tell me please if any of you have travel insurance for your dog? This being long stay type as we go away for 5 months. Any insurance company names etc would help please, the few I have tried only do shorter term.
     
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    haganap Funster Life Member

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    Can't help but would say that if that is your dog in the profile pic @drago35uk will be along to introduce his 3 bernease
     
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    Should be 'For our best friend'. I left my brain somewhere when I retired, anyone seen it?
     
  4. Jac Sprat

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    Who did you go with in the end?
    We are tempted by asda but are having trouble funding out if there's anything they don't cover
    We got stung for £600 recently when pet protect wouldn't cover an exploratory investigation under anaesthetic to see why our dog was reverse sneezing. They don't cover anything ingested through the nasal passage - very random exception we thought. Very keen now to read the small print but with asda there is none just broad bullet points.
    Any advice appreciated
     
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    Tesco have just underwritten my dogs insurance to cover our 6 month in Europe, at no extra cost ! Thank You Tesco ! I did get a good quote from LV though while waiting for Tescos decision, they were able to give me a quote for a 10 year old dog which washout same price. It doesn't cost a lot ore than the rate you pay for being at home but I wouldn't be without it.
    Try LV first as Tesco don't do it routinely but LV do.
     
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    We went finally with Debenhams and got a £30 gift card which'll be handy for xmas when I get it in three months!
    - premium of £25 a month and its up to 340 days a year or something. Zenith underwrites therm. Apparently they liaise well with foreign vets.
     
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