#Based on maximum Bow Wow Meow claims evidenced between 01/01/2019 to 31/12/2019 for a particular species and breed.
*Based on a benefit rate of 80%. This is the calculated amount saved after the co-payment amount (20% of the vet bill in this case) has been deducted.
Accidental Injury is defined as physical harm or injury arising from a single event occurring at an identifiable time and place, independent of any other cause, including any pre-existing condition. Illness is defined as any sickness or disease not covered under Accidental Injury cover.
Annual Benefit Limit is defined as the total amount payable under your policy in each Policy Period for each level of cover selected, subject to sub-limits.
Benefit percentage is defined as the stated percentage of each claim for eligible vet expenses for which Bow Wow Meow will reimburse you, subject to any applicable benefit limits.
Our Routine Care assists you and your vet in providing for your pet’s routine care cover items. It helps encourage regular vet consultations and promotes early detection of potential health problems.
Bow Wow Meow Pet Insurance has an overall rating of 4.2 stars on consumer ratings site, Product Review, based on 2,243 independent customer reviews. Our Ultimate Care plan and Peace of Mind plan each have a rating of 4.4, while our Accident Plus plan has a rating of 4.5 (as at 15/08/2021).
We are very 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 for 2017, 2018, 2019, 2020 and again for 2021.
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!
Whether you just brought home a Rhodesian Ridgeback puppy or have a full-grown adult dog, each segment in your Rhodesian Ridgeback’s life brings about new health risks. Pet insurance is here to support you during these times, keeping you covered in all of life’s mishaps and protecting your Rhodesian Ridgeback through those unexpected accidents and emergencies. Give yourself that peace of mind that you deserve – there’s no reason why your Rhodesian Ridgeback shouldn’t live a long and happy life!
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