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Buying reptile insurance

Although you donít have to buy insurance for a snake, lizard or tortoise, it is a good idea if you canít pay vets bills or your reptile causes damage or injury
Do I need to insure my reptile?

You do not need to insure your reptile by law. However, when deciding whether you need reptile insurance you should think about the following:

What type of reptile insurance is available?

There are various types of policy available and you will need to shop around for the best policy for the type of reptile that you own. In general, you should be able to get cover for some or all of the following:

How much does reptile insurance cost?

Policies vary depending on the type of reptile, the type of housing, where you live, the amount of reptiles you wish to insure and previous medical history. If you have more than one reptile you could make savings by insuring them all with the same company. When buying insurance make sure that you read the small print and only take out cover that you actually need – don’t be persuaded to take out any additional cover that is not relevant to your circumstances. Obtain quotes from more than one company so that you know you are getting the best deal. Price comparison websites will enable you to do this.