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Dogs and cats are more than just pets – they're part of the family. So it’s only right that when you choose a pet insurer, you choose one that cares as much about pets as you do. Find out more about our policies here.

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Benefits of using Buddies

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    UK call centre

  • Payment to you or vet

    Payment to you or your vet


† Where the vet is happy to deal direct with us


Our Pet Insurance is underwritten by Fairmead Insurance Limited, part of the Liverpool Victoria General Insurance Group.


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If you have a free policy from your breeder, you can see your personalised quote here and buy a full policy too (terms and conditions apply).

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    I received excellent service from the entire Buddies team during a really traumatic time. The team are all so compassionate and sympathetic when I call, and I am astonished at how quickly and efficiently they deal with all the claims I have submitted.
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    The team were really helpful and explained the cover in place. Buddies then dealt directly with the specialist moving forward. This meant less stress for me!
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    The Buddies staff were really kind, and we were so pleased with the service we have insured our new puppy Sharna with Buddies too.

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