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

78 %

of pet parents consider their pet to be their child.1

41 %

of pet parents said they spent more money on their pets this year than anticipated2

83 %

of pet parents say there’s no limit on what they’d spend to make sure their pet is happy and healthy2

Did You Know?

70% of people who live with pets consider pet insurance a must have or nice-to-have benefit.3

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’ 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 discounts4, healthy pet incentive5, and is the only provider offering family plans.6
  • Flexibility: Provides various levels of coverage that fits your employees’ budget and needs, including a wide range of reimbursement levels7 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 program8 that complements our pet insurance plans and provides employees with access to discounts3 on pet care purchases at select businesses, where available.


51% of employees rank pet insurance among the top benefits to impact their decision to take a new job.9

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).

1 MetLife survey conducted by CITE Research, 2023

2 MetLife survey conducted by OnePoll, 2023

3 MetLife 2023 Employee Benefit Trends Study

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

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

6 Based on a January 2024 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.

7 Reimbursement options include: 50%, 70%, 80% and 90%. Pet age restrictions may apply.

8 May not be available in all states. Where reward offers are available, terms and conditions may vary and are subject to state requirements8. MetLife Pet Insurance’s new Pet Parent Pulse Survey, 2021

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