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Pet insurance made easy - Glossary

Our glossary will help you to understand some of the commonly used phrases within pet insurance.

Excluded breeds

Unfortunately, there are some breeds that we do not provide cover for. The following list includes, but is not limited to, the breeds that we do not insure.

Cats

  • Asian Leopard Cat
  • Chausie
  • Keetso
  • Any cats under 4 weeks old

Dogs

  • Akita
  • Alapaha Blue Blood Bulldog
  • American Bandogge / Bandogge Mastiff
  • American Bully
  • American Foxhound
  • American/Irish Staffordshire Bull Terriers
  • Anatolian Karabash
  • Anatolian Shepherd Dog
  • Anglican Bulldogge
  • Any dog banned in Great Britain
  • This includes any ‘type’ defined in the Dangerous Dogs Act 1992, considered to match the description of a prohibited ‘type’; any breed crossed with these dogs; and any other breed or type added at a later date.
  • Any dog used for hunting, shooting, trade, or business
  • Any dogs under 4 weeks old
  • Australian Dingo
  • Biewer Terrier/ Biewer Terrier Cross
  • Braque du Bourbonnais
  • Brazilian Dogo
  • Bucovina Shepherd Dog
  • Bully Kutta
  • Canary Dogs / Perro de Presa Canarios / Presa Canarios
  • Cane Corsos
  • Caucasian Shepherd Dog / Caucasian Ovcharka
  • Czechoslovakian Wolfdogs / Sarlooswolfhounds / Wolf Hybrids
  • Dogo Argentino / Argentine Dogo / Argentinian Mastiff
  • Fila Brasileiro / Cao Fila / Saint Miguel Cattle Dog / Azores Cattle Dog / Brazilian Mastiff
  • Fox hound / Foxhound
  • French Gun Dog
  • Greek Harehound
  • Greek Shepherd / Greek sheepdog / Hellenikos Poimenikos
  • Istrian Hound
  • Japanese Tosa / Tosa Inus
  • Karabash
  • Korean Jindo
  • Northern Inuit Dogs
  • Pariah
  • Pit Bull Terrier
  • Racing Greyhounds
  • Romanian Raven Shepherd Dog
  • Sabueso Español
  • Shar Pei
  • Thai Ridgeback
  • Turkish Kangal
  • Utonagan

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