Compare Embrace to AKC Pet Insurance

We've prepared below a list of the most important comparison points between Embrace and AKC Pet Insurance. The two companies may look similar at a glance, but there are a few points to consider before deciding where to place your money and your trust.

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  Independent Customer Rating 9.2/10 5.9/10  

Hereditary & Genetic Condition Coverage

Hereditary and genetic conditions can lie dormant for years and when symptoms start showing they can cost thousands of dollars to treat. AKC Pet Insurance requires the additional InheritedPlus endoresment to cover congenital conditions, including: eye conditions, diabetes, elbow dysplasia, hip dysplasia, luxating patella, and more. All Embrace illness plans cover genetic conditions that your pet may be prone to, standard.

Per-Incident Limitations

Per-incident limits restrict the overall amount you can be reimbursed for a specific accident or illness. AKC Pet Insurance has per-incident limits, while Embrace only limits you per year. Most Embrace policies purchased include a $10,000 annual maximum. AKC Pet Insurance per-incident maximums are set between $1,500 and $5,000 depending on what plan you choose.

Alternative Therapy Coverage

AKC Pet Insurance does not offer coverage for alternative medicine, including acupuncture and chiropractic care, both of which are covered with an Embrace policy, plus more. When it comes to treatment we want you to be able to consider any and all options presented by your veterinarian, which is why we cover alternative therapies standard with every policy.

Extra Fees

AKC Pet Insurance charges an additional monthly billing fee for policy holders who choose to pay monthly. Embrace prides itself on having no annual fees and no monthly payment fees.

Independent Customer Rating

Want to know why Embrace is consistently rated one of the best pet insurance companies in America? See what pet parents really think about Embrace at Reviews are completed by actual pet insurance users and Embrace is consistently rated over 9 out of 10. We also suggest additional sources for pet insurance reviews.

This comparison of AKC Pet Insurance plans and coverage was wholly prepared by Embrace Pet Insurance Agency and was last updated in April 2014. If you have questions about AKC Pet Insurance plans, prices, or coverage we encourage you to contact a representative of AKC Pet Insurance.