About us

We're pet people, and our sole focus is pet insurance. We offer comprehensive, affordable cover for pets of all shapes and sizes.

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Our history

Petcover is an independently owned and operated pet insurance company that has been insuring pets for over 40 years.

Created by international pet industry experts, they used their knowledge and expertise to create and provide Australia’s most comprehensive range of cover.

Operating globally, we are proud to have insured hundreds of thousands of pets through understanding you and your pets’ needs whilst providing you with peace of mind.

In Australia, we are a specialist pet insurer offering a comprehensive range of pet cover for cats, dogs, horses and exotic animals, with the widest range of policy options and cover levels to suit.

Man in knitted sweater holding ginger cat.

Why choose us

  • We give pet parents peace of mind by taking the financial worry out of having a pet with plans designed to cover the unexpected so you can afford the specialist care your pet deserves.
  • You can rest easy knowing our claims process is easy and fast. Our customer service team are pet parents too, who strive to ensure claiming is as stress-free as possible.
  • We have one of the shortest ‘waiting periods’ for illness and injury.
  • Petcover includes liability cover: Third party liability cover protects you if your pet causes personal injuries or damage to a third party and you are found legally liable.
  • Petcover pet insurance policies are underwritten by HDI Global Specialty SE, one of the world’s largest and most respected insurance underwriters.