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Specialist insurance for dogs

Pet Insurance For Labrador Retrievers

K9 COVER offers great value pet insurance for your Labrador. The Labrador was traditionally bred to be a working dog. Today they are known for being good natured and gentle dogs which make them great family pets. Labradors have consistently been one of the most popular dogs in the UK thanks to their trustworthy and obedient nature. Labradors are intelligent dogs who require a lot of exercise and stimulation. To ensure your Labrador gets the care they need, make sure you invest in pet insurance for your dog. We have a range of options to suit the age and medical history of your dog.

Common Medical Conditions For Labrador Retrievers

Although Labradors are resilient dogs, there are a few common health conditions to look out for. These include:

  • joint conditions
  • cancer
  • hepatitis
  • epilepsy
  • eye problems
Labrador Retriever

Switch Your Lifetime Cover

Did you know, you can now switch your existing lifetime policy and maintain cover for pre-existing medical conditions? We insure Labrador Retrievers up to age 10 for a range of medical conditions. Simply complete our online medical screening.

Typical Claims Costs

According to the Association of British Insurers the average cost of a pet insurance claim in 2022 rose to £771, and the overwhelming number of payouts were to meet veterinary bills. Depending on location, a typical estimate for your dog to have x-rays, an intravenous drip and some painkillers as part of an overnight stay might start from around £1,600. Operations to repair fractures begin at around £950 and for more complicated work such as hip replacement the fee can easily rise to £3,500.