Pet Insurance1

A pet is more than just a pet – they are an essential part of the family.

At MetLife Pet, we know a pet is more than just a pet – they’re an essential part of the family. Consider adding pet insurance for employees to your portfolio of benefits.

Pets Make an Impact at Home — and in the Workplace

Many of your employees may be adding furry friends to their family every year. Pets are like family, and your employees with pets likely want to care for them like they would any family member.

With MetLife Pet Insurance, you can help support your employees’ evolving needs by offering  pet insurance as a benefit. This may save them money and can help ease the financial stress of covered veterinary care for a sick or injured pet.

Pets are likely a priority in your employees' lives

53 %

of employees say their employer does not offer adequate pet benefits.1

52 %

of pet owners surveyed said they spend more money on their pets every year than they do on themselves9

62 %

would put their pet's health before their own2

Did You Know?

74% of people who live with pets consider pet insurance a must have or nice to have benefit.2

Why Pet Insurance?

Pets help make your family whole. Help make sure their unpredictable nature is covered for vet visits, illnesses, and more with Pet Insurance.

Help your employees ease the financial stress that comes with paying for their pets’ covered veterinary care, so that they can stay engaged and focused at work.

Here’s what makes our dog insurance and cat insurance different:

  • Unique features: Offers coverage of previously covered pre-existing conditions when switching providers. No initial exam or previous vet records to apply.
  • Competitive rates and discounts: Offers a wide range of discounts3, healthy pet incentive4 and is the only provider offering family plans.5
  • Flexibility: Provides various levels of coverage that fits your employees’ budgets and needs, including a wide range of reimbursement levels and Preventive Care Coverage for an additional cost.
  • Simple Setup: Integrated service and administration experience across other MetLife benefits.
  • Quality Service: Quick three-step enrollment and a hassle-free claims experience, with most claims processed within 10 days.
  • Perks for pet parents: We offer a rewards program6 that complements our pet insurance plans and provides employees with access to discounts on pet care purchases at select businesses.


51% of employees rank pet insurance among the top benefits to impact their decision to take a new job.7

We want to hear from you.

Coverage issued by Metropolitan General Insurance Company (“MetGen”), a Rhode Island insurance company, headquartered at 700 Quaker Lane, Warwick, RI 02886. Availability is subject to regulatory approval. Coverage subject to restrictions, exclusions and limitations and application is subject to underwriting. See policy or contact MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions LLC (“MetLife Pet”) for details. MetLife Pet is the policy administrator. It may operate under an alternate or fictitious name in certain jurisdictions, including MetLife Pet Insurance Services LLC (New York and Minnesota), and MetLife Pet Insurance Solutions Agency LLC (Illinois).

Application is subject to underwriting review and approval. Like most insurance policies, insurance policies issued by 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.

1 CivicScience Data Collection

2 MetLife 2021 Employee Benefit Trends Study.

3 When using multiple discounts, discounts cannot exceed 30%. Each discount may not be available in all states. Please contact MetLife Pet for further details.

4 Your pet’s deductible automatically decreases by $50 each policy year that you don’t receive a claim reimbursement.

5 Based on a January 2023 review of publicly available summary information. Competitors did not furnish copies of their policies for review. If you have questions about a particular competitor's policy or coverage, please contact them or their representative directly.

6 May not be available in all states. Where reward offers are available, terms and conditions may vary and are subject to state requirements.

7 MetLife Pet Insurance’s new Pet Parent Pulse Survey, 2021.