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Tesco Pet Insurance - Standard

Policy Details

Policy TypeVet Fees LimitExcess RangeContribution RangeMaximum AgeWaiting PeriodVet HelplinePay Vet DirectPrice Comparison SitesOnline DiscountMultiple Pet Discount
Time-Limited 12-Month £ 3,000 £50-£120 None None 14 Days 15%None


Whilst we have taken great care in ensuring the information below is accurate, we cannot be responsible for its accuracy and you must check all the details with the insurer before purchasing the policy.
The details below relate to the current policy available from the insurer. Terms for existing policies you have may be different.

  • Key Points
  • Complementary Therapy
  • Excess/Contribution
  • Older Pets
  • No contribution payments for older pets.
    Will pay for euthanasia/cremation/burial fees.
    Will only pay for out of hours consultations and house calls if your vet confirms in writing they were absolutely essential.
    Will not pay for prescription food or behavioural treatment
    Will pay for dental costs only if result of accident or underlying condition.

  • The following therapies are included in the policy

    Chiropractic care
    There is a cover limit of £500 per condition. This will also count towards your overall vet fees limit.

  • The standard excess is £50 for cats and £60 for dogs.
    You have the option to double this in return for a lower premium.
    The third party public liability excess is £250
    No contribution payments are charged for older pets.

  • There is no maximum age for new policies.
    Our research suggests higher premiums are charged for older pets.
    No contribution payments are charged for older pets.

Benefits Covered? Cover Limits
Additional Benefits

Third Party Public Liability

£ 2,000,000

Death/Loss Benefits

Accidental Death

£ 1,500

Death by Illness

Lost or Stolen

£ 1,500

Emergency Care (Boarding Fees)

Boarding Kennels

£ 1,000

Daily Minding

£ 1,000

Overseas Travel

Vet Treatment Abroad



£ 1,500

Loss of Documents

£ 250

Repeat Worming


Emergency Expenses

£ 300

Other Benefits


£ 1,000

Holiday Cancellation

£ 5,000

Accidental Damage

Behaviour Consultation


Referral Travel Cost

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