*Price based on 2 yr. old Border Collie with £3k vet fees, in a NN5 postcode area. Annual premium of £200.13. Prices correct as at 23/09/19

Gun Dog Insurance

Cover from £18.19 per month

*Price based on 2 yr. old Border Collie with £3k vet fees, in a NN5 postcode area. Annual premium of £200.13. Prices correct as at 23/09/19

Key features

Are you looking for an insurance policy to cover your gun dog while they work? We know that your working dog – whether they’re a Cocker Spaniel, a Pointer, a Retriever or another specialist breed – is more than just a companion when you’re out in the field. Our cover is designed to protect working dogs and gundogs when you’re on a shoot. We offer three different levels of vet fee cover, including £12,000 towards your annual vet fees to make sure your dog is back their feet and working again if they become ill or fall injured. We can cover activities including:

  • Wild-fowling
  • Deerstalking
  • Game shooting
  • Hawking
  • Ferreting
  • Vermin control
  • Gun dog training

So, take a look at what we can offer you and your gun dog below.

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Veterinary Fees

Choose from three different levels of vet fees cover, which includes up to £12,000 towards your annual vet fees. We can also provide up to 25% of complementary treatments prescribed by your vet. You cannot claim for vet fees within the first 14 days of starting your cover.

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Accident & Illness

Protect your pet with our Accident Only cover or choose our Accident & Illness cover in case they fall ill. Read more about our levels of vet fee cover and find out which suits you.


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Emergency Boarding 

Suffered an accident that requires emergency treatment? If you can’t look after your pet then we can cover the cost of daily minding or boarding fees of up to £1,500 while you’re on the mend.


Holiday Cancellation

Have you had to cancel or cut your holiday short because your pet is seriously ill? We can provide up to £5,000 towards the cost of a cancelled trip if your pet has gone missing or fallen seriously ill. Exclusions apply to conditions and illnesses.

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Accidental Damage to Pet Accessories

If your pet’s cage or tracking device gets damaged or stolen, we can provide up to £500 to repair or replace it. Accessories or pet-related equipment must be owned from new and security requirements apply.

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Vet Transportation

If your vet recommends that you visit another vet or specialist for a referral, we can provide up to £200 to cover your travel fees and overnight stays to make sure you get there.

Our optional extras

We also offer optional extras that can provide working dogs and their owners, with a range of benefits. Exclusive features of our optional cover include: overseas travel cover so your dog can join you on holiday and up to £2million in liability cover if your dog gets into bother with a third-party. So if your dog is a valuable work partner, our optional covers can provide even more in the way of protection.


Overseas Travel

We can help with the cost of vet fees abroad, as well as providing up to £1,500 to cover emergency expenses. Maximum 60 days of cover per trip.


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Dog Liability

Up to £2million per event in Public Liability insurance available if your dog injures someone or damages property. If your dog gets you into bother then we can help. Conditions apply.


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