We get it…you want to provide the best possible care for your dog, always.
Bow Wow Meow offers a choice of pet insurance plans, which will cover your dog for up to 80% of your eligible vet’s bills in case of injury or illness (depending on the plan you select).
We even provide cover for routine care items such as vaccinations, and health checks.
Depending on the level of cover you select, we can help you save7:
Bow Wow Meow is proud to be one of Australia’s most trusted pet insurance companies, and to have been chosen as Product Review’s Pet Insurance Award Winner every year from 2018 to 2023!
As of 19 September 2023, we have had over 2,776 independent customer reviews, with ratings of:
Ultimate Care plan = 4.5
Peace of Mind plan = 4.6
Accident Plus plan = 4.5
Google Review rating = 4.4 (based on 667 reviews)
Trust Pilot rating = 4.8 (based on 484 reviews)
Most of all, our pet insurance will provide you with the security that you will never have to choose between money and the life of your beloved furry friend!
Find the right insurance cover for your dog here.
To help you look after your furry friends, we have put together a list of diseases & conditions that are common to dogs. This list details symptoms, diagnosis, treatment & management, prevention and commonly affected breeds. Search diseases and conditions.
If you are after some good advice to help you look after your dog, our resident vet and pet lover, Dr Jo, shares some of her insights for keeping your pets happy, fit and healthy.
After the latest news, tips and advice for looking after your Bow Wows? Our team regularly posts interesting articles for dog lovers in our Pet talk section.
To help make your search easier, we have put together a listing of the most popular dog breeds in Australia.
You will be able to find pictures, learn about breed history, temperament, common breed diseases and conditions and lots of other interesting facts to guide you to choose the right dog for your family.
Search our list of dog breeds or browse types of dog breeds according to their different sizes and types. This can be found here.
Need to find the perfect name for your new puppy?
We can help!
Or if all else fails, you could just go with our most popular dog names of 2018, Bella for girls and Charlie for boys! Find a dog name.
Bamba, now a senior dog, has been insured with Bow Wow Meow from when he was a puppy. When he was 11 years old, he ruptured a front leg ligament because he fell off the bed. Bow Wow Meow made claiming the cost of his treatment easy so his humans could focus on helping Bamba to get better.
Mike Galgut’s Border Collie, Lucky, was diagnosed with epilepsy which needs to be treated for the rest of his life. The daily medication helps to reduce the number the fits, but is also very expensive. Bow Wow Meow has been a big help in covering treatment costs.
Lily was diagnosed with lupus at two. Since then, they have had over 150 claims, with her medication alone amounting to over $35,000. Lily’s brother Luke has also had health issues, as has their cat Marty. Without Bow Wow Meow Rachel would have been lost to cover all these expenses, and Rachel is grateful that they were able to give Lily the best care until the very end.
His dad, Pip Allen, took him to a number of vets who advised that he needed surgery. Since then he has had a fair bit of work, and Pip is thankful that Bow Wow Meow helped look after everything. He is grateful to the Bow Wow team for going above and beyond, and helping Odin get the specialist support he needed. Odin is now, thankfully, back to being an “unstoppable crazy monster”!
Susanne Sullivan rescued Milly at 18 months of age. She decided to take out pet insurance cover, and was glad she did, because at 6 years old, Milly developed an aggressive form of cancer in her paw, which has since recurred. Bow Wow Meow reimbursed 80% of her veterinary costs on both accounts and she is very grateful that she made the choice to insure Milly.
Lauren Longo spent a lot of time researching insurance and is so glad she went with Bow Wow Meow. She has two dogs, including Moose, who is a therapy dog, and looking after his health is very important to the family. Lauren wants to give a big thanks to Bow Wow Meow for helping them to give Moose the operations he has needed, including for when he swallowed a sock, and for Luxating Patella surgery, where they were reimbursed $2,929 out of the total of $3,600 for the surgery.
Andrew took Sandy for x-rays after she started limping. It was found that she had a torn cruciate ligament in the left leg and needed surgery. After 6 months’ recovery and loading of the other leg, another knee reconstruction was required. Andrew is grateful that Bow Wow Meow were fantastic and and helpful, and seemed to really care about Sandy.
Joey needed surgery at just 7 months. Bow Wow Meow removed the financial stress so that Penny could concentrate on Joey’s rehabilitation. Penny says that Joey’s life would be dramatically different if he had no cover. He is now 6 years old and loves running around her property!