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27th March 2010, 09:04 PM
Hi, i was jsut wondering who uses who for insurance? We had Star with NFU and they were fab at paying out but just thought id do a little more research.
Who would you use and who wouldn't you use, who's expensive and who isn't? also i know theres some that vets wont use like e&l i think??
thanks in advance xx
27th March 2010, 09:12 PM
Ive always been with SEIB (south essex insurance brokers) always have been and always will be! Have always found them very reasonable and fair xx
27th March 2010, 09:15 PM
I use Petplan, they are expensive but they have been fantastic to use. I havent claimed on the horses but we have on the dog and they paid out straight away
27th March 2010, 09:17 PM
NFU are the best IMO :)
27th March 2010, 09:21 PM
Petplan have been fantastic through the whole thing with Tilly's keratoma.
My vets couldn't believe that they paid the whole cost towards her MRI scan (which was about £1,200 alone.) They said most insurance companies will only pay 50% if anything at all.
27th March 2010, 09:22 PM
NFU for me
27th March 2010, 09:42 PM
Pet Plan I pay £24 a month x
28th March 2010, 09:59 AM
I dont tend to insure mine but Ollie is insured with Carriagehouse Equine Insurance and they paid out very quickly on some physio bills and were good to deal with, and i think my premium is pretty resonable, he is insured for £5000 and my premium is £42.50, he isnt insured if he goes huinting or anything high risk though
28th March 2010, 08:15 PM
DONT USE E AND L!! also my friend is still waiting to be paid out 3 years on after her horse had major hoof problems, with Petplan, i know others who have had bad experiences with petplan too, the best at paying out is NFU, everyone who i know who uses them say they are fantastic
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