Illness Claims

Many of the conditions that people get, our pets get too. Arthritis, gastroenteritis, allergies, diabetes, and asthma may require visits to the veterinarian. And with pets living longer than ever, managing chronic conditions such as pancreatitis and asthma means that having pet insurance from an early age is the smart thing to do.

See how other pet parents have benefited from pet insurance coverage to help protect their pets from unforeseen illnesses.

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Claim Story

French Bulldog Paralyzed By Fibrocartilaginous Embolism
Henry's owner, actress Bitsie Tulloch, came home one night to find he'd experienced a fibrocartilaginous embolism (FCE).
Dog Suffers Salmon Poisoning Disease
Madison suffers from life-threatening poisoning after eating raw fish.
Rocky Mountain Spotted Fever in Cocker Spaniel
A trip to Cape Cod left Ori with more than she bargained for.
Scottish Deerhound Suffers from Aspiration Pneumonia
Rawley experienced multiple bouts of aspiration pneumonia due to a swallowing disorder.
Heimdall's labored breathing and coughing was diagnosed as bacterial pneumonia.
Irritable Bowel Disease Leads to Complications
Ozzie's Irritable Bowel Disease led to deadly complications.
Rescue Dog with Cataracts, Skin Issues, and Cherry Eye
Buddy was diagnosed with cataracts in both eyes before his third birthday.
Aseptic Meningitis in a Mixed Breed Dog
Kalinka's pet parents discovered that her struggle with meningitis would be a life-long battle.
Toy Schnauzer Suffers from Portosystemic Shunt
Molly the Toy Schnauzer's diagnosis was so rare that only one other case has been documented in veterinary literature.
Invertebral Disc Rupture in French Bulldog
Muggsy's hind limb lameness is diagnosed as an invertebral disc rupture.
Spinal Cord Compression and Hind Limb Paralysis
Pudge suffers from hind end paralysis due to spinal cord compression.
Catahoula Leopard Dog Mix With CCL Disease
Limping after a dock diving competition, Kai was diagnosed with cranial cruciate ligament disease.
Parvo Virus in Boxer Puppy
The evening before Sully was scheduled for his third round of puppy shots, he fell ill and started to vomit.
Pug Suffers from Lung Lobe Torsion
One of Tina's lung lobes twisted and had to be removed.
Granulomatous Meningoencephalitis (GME)
Tink's balance issues were caused by a a rare inflammatory disease of the central nervous system.
Cat with Back Injury and Pancreatitis
Within just 2 months, Andy suffered both a debilitating back injury and a bout of pancreatitis
Blastomycosis in a Siberian Husky
Jack's bad cough turns into more than anyone bargained for.
Fibrocartilagenous Emboli in Labrador Retriever
Bauer was playing fetch when a fibrocartilagenous emboli paralyzed his back end.
Gastric Dilatation Volvulus (Bloat) in a Standard Poodle
Fresco was lucky. His pet parents knew the signs of bloat and took him to the emergency vet immediately.
Cat Diagnosed with Chronic Gastrointestinal Disease
Ghaal's escalating health issues led to intestinal mass removal surgery.
Dog Suffers from Pancreatitis During Embrace Promo Period
Within a month of being adopted, Darcy was diagnosed with a severe bout of pancreatitis.
Dog Diagnosed with Epilepsy During Embrace Promo Period
It was only a month after his adoption that Troy started having seizures.
Feline Diabetes
Tey-Tey's diabetes diagnosis required ongoing insulin therapy.
Pug Suffers from Hemorrhagic Gastroenteritis and Shock
Bob went to the brink when a possible allergic reaction caused hemorrhagic gastroenteritis and shock.
Australian Shepherd Suffers from Seizures
Cooper's chronic seizures send him to the vet regularly.
Cavalier's Vomiting Diagnosed as Pancreatitis
When her pet parents came home to discover Lady vomiting, they rushed her to Huntington Veterinary Hospital.
Flat-Coated Retriever's Mystery Illness
Shadow's unexplained high temperature and low white blood cell count boggled his vets.
Mixed Breed Dog with Lyme Disease
A trip to the country leaves Oliver with Lyme disease.
Hindlimb Weakness in Border Collie
Bolt's hind leg weakness was never definitively diagnosed but required both medication and physical therapy.
Degenerative Myelopathy in Bernese Mountain Dog
It started with Shirley showing signs of lameness in her hind limbs. The diagnosis was severe, but Embrace was there to help cover the cost.
Inflammatory Bowel Disease
Bloodwork, an ultrasound, and, finally, surgery help reveal that Otis was suffering from IBD.
Environmental Allergies
When Theo moved to a new state, he became itchy and uncomfortable.
Boston Terrier with Allergies
At 2 years old, Petunia visited the vet with a rash that would be diagnosed as a symptom of allergies.
Lead Poisoning in Pit Bull Mix
Inara was sick for weeks before a endoscopy found the cause of her problems - lead intoxication.
Pug's Pancreatitis Plight
Wrigley's snack from the garbage caused more than just a sour stomach.
Salivary Mucocele
The swelling on Sunee's neck is diagnosed as a salivary mucocele, a collection of saliva that leaked from a damaged salivary gland or duct
Acute Pancreatitis
Spike, a three-year old Rottweiler, is diagnosed at the emergency vet.
Golden Retriever with Gastroenteritis and Gastric Bleeding
When happy-go-lucky, energetic Oliver wasn't himself, his pet parent, Kaitlyn S., knew something was wrong.
Tetanus in Boxer Puppy
At 3 months old, Maggie contracted tetanus and had to spend a week at the vet.
Hemorrhagic Gastroenteritis
Shayna was hospitalized for two days with hemorrhagic gastroenteritis.
Feline Asthma
Callie was short of breath and had a nasty cough.
The vet was never able to confirm if Lola's stomach issues were caused by a foreign body.