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Standard Covers

MORTALITY AND THEFT

The policy covers DEATH or destruction on humane grounds as a result of an injury or illness sustained or contracted and notified to the insurer during the period of the policy.

THEFT or straying during the period of the policy where the animal is not recovered within 30 days.

Colic Surgery *

Reimbursement of expenses, up to a maximum payment of $5,000 or $10,000AUD dependant upon the premium paid, of operating room costs, including supplies and drugs, veterinarians, surgical staff, anaesthesia and medical technical assistant charges for an Emergency operation which requires surgical invasion of the abdominal cavity in order to correct torsion or other type of blockage of the intestinal tract.

Emergency Surgery *

Reimbursement of up to $10,000AUD of covered expenses for reasonable and customary fees for surgical procedures performed on a covered animal for a life-threatening illness, injury or condition.

Life-threatening illness, injury or condition is defined as a health condition, which will result in the death of the covered animal if not promptly surgically treated by a licensed veterinarian.

Reimbursement of after-care expenses is also provided for reasonable and customary after-care directly related to the covered surgical treatment while the covered animal is kept on the premises where the surgery is
performed. 


International Air Transit

Covers the animal whilst on board or being loaded onto or unloaded from an aircraft licensed for passenger and or cargo carrying, from aerodrome to aerodrome whilst being transported between the places described in the insurance.

 

*Limits apply

 

Covers by Application

Stallion Permanent Infertility

Will indemnify the Insured against the loss which may be incurred in the event of the insured stallion becoming totally and permanetly impotent, infertile or incapable of serving mares as a result of an accident, sickness or disease incurred and notified to the insurers during the period of insurance.

Such indemnity shall be limited to the FAIR MARKET VALUE of the Stallion immediately prior to the accident or first manifestation of the sickness or disease giving rise to the loss, but not exceeding the limit of the Insurers liability specified in the schedule in respect to that stallion.

Permanent Disability

We will pay up to the percentage as stated in the schedule - either 60% or 75% - of the Sum insured if the horse becomes totally and permanently disabled as the result of an accident, injury, sickness or disease incurred and notified to the insurers during the period of insurance.

Condition: The horse must be actively competing regularly in the chosen discipline.

Unborn Foal

Will indemnify the Insured against loss, up to but not exceeding the Sum Insured, in the event of the foal stated in the schedule failing to be born alive and/or survive to the expiry of the policy.

This policy does not cover the risk of multiple pregnancy.

 

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