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Finder Pet Insurance Awards 2023

Our experts compared 25+ policies, 190+ features and got over 700 quotes to help you find the best pet insurance products of 2023.

Finder Awards LogoBest Pet Insurance - Value

Knose pet insurance

Knose pet insurance

Knose pet insurance is the 2023 Finder Award winner for value. It covers 90% of eligible vet bills, you can claim up to $25,000 per year and it comes with no sub-limits on specific conditions – that's better overall than almost any provider in Australia. Plus, it's competitively priced.

Pet insurance methodology

Highly commended

Petsy pet insurance

Petsy Top Cover

Petsy ranked in second-place for value out of the 28 eligible policies we analysed. It also covers 90% of eligible vet bills, you can claim up to $25,000 per year and there are no sub-limits.

Pet Insurance Australia

PIA Major Medical Cover

PIA Major Medical cover came in third-place for value largely because it has one of the highest annual benefit limits on the market, letting you claim more than most, and is still competitively priced. On top of that, it's one of the only insurers to automatically cover routine care.

Finder Awards LogoBest Pet Insurance - Comprehensive

Knose pet insurance

Knose Pet Insurance

Knose pet insurance is also the 2023 Finder Award winner for comprehensiveness. It covers 90% of eligible vet bills, you can claim up to $25,000 per year and it comes with no sub-limits on specific conditions – that's better overall than almost any provider in Australia. Plus, it's competitively priced.

Pet insurance methodology

Highly commended

Petsy pet insurance

Petsy Top Cover

Petsy pet insurance ranked in second-place for comprehensiveness out of the 28 eligible policies we analysed. It also covers 90% of eligible vet bills, you can claim up to $25,000 per year and it comes with no sub-limits on specific conditions.

RSPCA pet insurance

RSPCA Ultimate Plus Accident and Illness Cover

RSPCA Ultimate Plus Accident and Illness Cover ranked in third-place for comprehensiveness out of the 28 eligible policies we analysed. It covers 80% of eligible vet bills, you can claim up to $20,000 per year and a portion of your premiums goes to charity.

Why you can trust our awards

expert advice

Expert analysis

Our pet insurance award winners are based on 70+ hours of research by our expert authors and insights team.

help

They're comprehensive

We researched 28 popular pet insurance policies including RSPCA, Budget Direct, Petsy and much more.

independent

They're independent

Some winners may be partners but this never influences our decisions. All policies are based on a clear methodology and must meet editorial standards.

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Time spent, money saved

We got 714 pet insurance quotes and found a difference of over $1,000 a year between the cheapest and most expensive policy.

Meet our experts

Gary Ross Hunter insurance expert

Gary Ross Hunter


Senior Writer, Insurance


Gary is Finder's insurance expert. He's responsible for scoring all of the features we analyse and determining the award winners.
Saranga Sudarshan awards analyst

Saranga Sudarshan


Insights Analyst, Finder Awards


Saranga is responsible for gathering the data that fuels the Finder Awards. He ensures our winners are based on facts, not biases.

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