K9 COVER offers comprehensive pet insurance for your Rough Collie. The Rough Collie is also known as the Long-Haired Collie and were bred to support farmers in Scotland with sheep herding. They are very intelligent dogs who can follow direction and learn new skills from a dedicated owner. They are friendly dogs who make loyal companions. To ensure your Rough Collie gets the care they need, make sure you invest in pet insurance. We have a range of options to suit the age and medical history of your dog.
The Rough Collie is prone to some common health conditions. These include:
Did you know, you can now switch your existing lifetime policy and maintain cover for pre-existing medical conditions? We insure Rough Collies up to age 10 for a range of medical conditions. Simply complete our online medical screening.
A survey conducted by the BBC in 2019 found that the average pet insurance claim had risen to £793, 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.