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Pet Insurance

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Northwestern offers a discount for pet insurance for your dogs and cats for US based faculty and staff.  Now more than ever, pets are playing a significant role in our lives and it’s even more important to keep them safe and healthy. Help protect you and your furry family members against unplanned vet expenses for covered accidents or illnesses with MetLife Pet Insurance.

This program is offered via direct bill with MetLife.  You will not receive payroll deductions

For more information call 1 800 GET-MET8.  To enroll, select the button below.  Enrollment is made directly with MetLife.

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For more information, see the FAQ page.

Key Benefits

What's covered1 Routine care rider (additional cost)2
Accidental injuries Annual vet exams
Illnesses Routine tests or screens
Exam fees Vaccines
Surgeries Teeth cleaning or polishing
Medications Microchipping

Preventative treatment for parasites

Hospital stays Spay and neutering
X-rays and diagnostic tests Behavior training

 1Provided all terms of the policy are met. Application is subject to underwriting review and approval. Like most insurance policies, insurance policies issued by IAIC and MetGen contain certain deductibles, co-insurance, exclusions, exceptions, reductions, limitations, and terms for keeping them in force. For costs, complete details of coverage and exclusions, and a listing of approved states, please contact MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC.

2Can be purchased at an additional cost.