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Old 03-20-2017, 07:53 PM
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Hey! Does anybody know if in general are pet insurance rates are issued on an attained age basis, or issue age?
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I imagine that age is simply part of the rating . . . like health insurance for people humans.

I also imagine that with a (much) shorter life-span than humans, at least for most pets, that age of the pet will not be nearly as big of a factor in determining rates . . . and that characteristics of the owner will have a bigger influence on final costs than general characteristics of the pet.
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Hey! Does anybody know if in general are pet insurance rates are issued on an attained age basis, or issue age?
In general attained age, though I know of at least one company based on issue age.
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In China, it is based on attained age. But the product may not be based on each separate age but on the age band like 1-4 age, 5-8 age, etc.
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