It’s time to get Furkin pet insurance
Toronto, Aug 09, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) – It’s a name you’re not likely to “piss off.” While the new Furkin pet insurance The brand is light in its approach, it offers serious protection with a healthy level of coverage for pets when they are victims of illness or accident.
Furkin coverage offers flexibility, with a large annual benefit and three different annual deductibles, so the owner can choose the monthly premium that best fits their budget. Offering a simple plan with clear, easy-to-understand coverage, Furkin pet insurance is designed to help pet owners, their finances and their pets “bounce back” in the event of an accident or illness.
When developing the product, which includes annual renewable coverage of up to $ 20,000, the company studied emerging market trends, including Canadians’ responses to Covid 19.
Stay-at-home measures continue to strengthen the human / pet bond as we now live, play and work alongside our dogs and cats 24/7. Additionally, new pet purchases and adoptions have reached record levels in the past year, even as many new pet owners face financial uncertainty.
“These two trends told us it was time for a new option for pet owners, and Furkin Pet Insurance is the result,” said Randy Valpy, Managing Director of Furkin Pet Insurance.
In addition to providing up to $ 20,000 in annual benefits, the Furkin policy has no by condition limits and no lifetime limit on qualifying conditions.
“With Furkin, pet owners can use their benefits to help their pet recover from a single condition, or apply to multiple illnesses or accidents, as they occur,” said Valpy. . “It’s a blanket that can stay in place for the life of the animal.
Furkin stands out in the sea of pet insurance options
Valpy admits Furkin’s tongue-in-cheek communication style will raise a few eyebrows. “With the continued advancements in veterinary medicine, as well as the growing importance of our pets in our lives, the idea that ‘It’s Time For Furkin Pet Insurance ‘ has really taken hold. We are confident that pet owners will pay attention to the concept of pet insurance with the launch of this fun new brand.
Furkin stands out with two other healthy advantages: 24-hour Telehealth * assistance and Petriage, a dynamic mobile application.
Telehealth is a toll-free telephone service that gives pet owners access to veterinary nurses 24 hours a day, 7 days a week. This gives parents of Furkin pets the opportunity to discuss the condition of their pet. animal health with a nurse before taking them to an emergency hospital, or even before visiting the animal’s regular veterinarian.
Petriage is a dynamic mobile app that provides parents of Furkin pets with instant, actionable information about their pet’s health. Petriage’s Dog & Cat Symptom Checker uses powerful algorithms to provide vet-backed information about a pet’s medical care and symptoms.
“In these unusual times, parents of pets are looking for pet insurance that addresses the unique challenges they face,” said Valpy. “We think that’s an awesome Furkin cover!”
Furkin will launch in the United States later this year.
Furkin pet insurance products are underwritten by Omega General Insurance Company and are distributed by Canada Pet Health Insurance Services, Inc. Furkin is available in all provinces and territories except Quebec . Furkin, the Furkin design, “A Healthy Blanket for Your Family” and associated words and slogans are trademarks of their respective owners and are used under license.
Telehealth support is offered by Vetsdirect Limited and Petriage is offered by Petriage Inc.
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