Dog Insurance

We know that dogs can get up to all sorts of mischief. That's why our Pet Insurance is here to help you with the unexpected vet bills, and make caring for your dog simple and straightforward. We're also Australia's best value pet insurance - we'll price beat any comparable quote.^

"I found the insurance easy to complete and understand. I also added an extra pet and the process was simple"

Andrew, NSW

Pick the right cover for your dog

These product features are effective for policies sold after 25/11/2016.

Basic cover

Accidental Injury
Illness Cover


  • Up to $5000 annual benefit limit
  • Emergency boarding, up to $500
  • Paralysis tick, up to $1000

Standard cover

Accidental Injury
Illness Cover


  • Up to $10,000 annual benefit limit
  • Emergency boarding, up to $1000
  • Paralysis tick, up to $1000

Comprehensive cover

Accidental Injury
Illness Cover
Routine Care

  • Up to $12,000 annual benefit limit
  • Emergency boarding - up to $1,200
  • Paralysis tick up to $1500

What your dog is covered for

Accidental Injury

This is cover for those unexpected injuries. These are physical injuries such as a broken bone, an insect bite or wounds caused by an accident.


Illness Cover

Illness cover includes treatment for an unexpected issue which requires a trip to the Vet. This includes some of the more common dog health issues that aren't a pre-exisiting condition.


Routine Care

With Comprehensive cover, you'll also be able to claim up to $100 annually for certain routine treatments like vaccinations, teeth cleaning and desexing.

See what's included with Routine Care

Cover your dog today

A new friend for your family?

If you're thinking about getting a dog, check out our Dog Breed Guide. You'll find useful information about some of the most popular breeds, including temperament, how much to feed them and common health issues to be aware of. Helping you choose the perfect a four-legged addition to your family. 

Contact us

If you have any questions you can read our FAQs or give us a call Monday to Friday 8am-8pm (AEST/AEDT), Saturday and Sunday 9am-5pm (AEST/AEDT) (Except public holidays) on 1300 10 1234


"I've had two claims for my dog Amber. Both were paid up quickly without any problems."

Sylvia, SA

Why pick Woolworths Dog Insurance?

price beat

Price Beat^

We’ll Price Beat current comparable Comprehensive renewal notices

online claims

Online claims

Make your Pet Insurance claims quickly and easily online


Access to VetAssist

Get 12 months free VetAssist when you purchase a new policy

flexible payments

Flexible payment options

Choose to pay fortnightly, monthly or annually and pick your excess


Frequently asked questions

What Routine Care is included with Dog Insurance?

See the cover

What is considered a pre-existing condition?

Find out how

How do I Price Beat a Dog Insurance quote?

Find out how

How do I renew or make changes to my Dog Insurance policy?

Find out how

Is my dog covered for snake bites?

Find out more

Does my Dog Insurance cover desexing?

Find out how

Customer reviews

"I’ve been using Woolworths Pet insurance for over 12 months. I now have two pets insured and every claim has been a simple process. The staff on the phone are super helpful and very knowledgeable in their terms and conditions."

Belinda, NSW


"Thus far I have only minor claims the settlement of which has been to my satisfaction, I don't relish the thought of any major claims as my pet Bonny is a much loved family member."

Monty, QLD

Offer available to new Woolworths Pet Insurance policyholders who purchased their policy between 7 January 2019 to 31 December 2019, limited to 1 membership registration per eligible policy. The 12 months free membership offer is from the date of your policy commencement provided your Woolworths Pet Insurance policy remains active during this time. You must register with VetAssist in order to activate the offer. A registration email will be sent within 14 days of policy commencement to the email listed on your Woolworths Pet Insurance policy to activate. VetAssist is a separate subscription based service to the Woolworths Pet Insurance product, and is provided independently by Woolworth’s third party service provider, VetChat Services Pty Ltd (VetChat). Click here for full VetAssist Service terms and conditions. Woolworths reserves the right to withdraw or extend this offer at anytime, without notice.

Price Promise a. only available if a Woolworths Pet Insurance policy is purchased by 30 June 2020 b. only applies to competitor products available as at 1 July 2019 that at least cover up to 80% back on eligible vet bills and have a similar excess c. does not apply to quoted renewals, variations, free insurance offers, or quotes that include discounts for other products purchased d. only available if the quote is genuine – written proof of quote may be required. Please note covers provided by insurers will vary.

Testimonials based on individual circumstances and varying factors such as cover options, excess, risk ratings and available discounts.

Benefits are subject to the terms and conditions including the limits and exclusions of the insurance policy. Cover is issued by The Hollard Insurance Company Pty Ltd ABN 78 090 584 473 AFSL No. 241436 (Hollard). Woolworths Group Limited ABN 88 000 014 675 AR No. 245476 (Woolworths) acts as Hollard’s Authorised Representative. Any advice provided is general only and may not be right for you. Before you purchase this product you should carefully read the Product Disclosure Statement to decide if it is right for you.