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Not too long ago, pet insurance was considered not worth it. The first pet insurance plans were only introduced in the early 1980s. Prior to that vet bills were often not high enough to offset the cost of the plan.
But, these days many people are opting not to have children and so have more money to spend on their pets. Pets are now a highly valued member of a household and owners want to keep them healthy as long as possible.
Additionally, vets now have access to sophisticated diagnostic tools and treatment options. Illnesses once considered fatal can now be cured. For these reasons, buying health insurance can be a financially savvy decision.
Also, vets now have access to much more advance and sophisticated diagnostic