Shih Tzu Pet Insurance
The Shih Tzu, mostly known for their magical hair but are also always up for a play. A family-friendly breed, the Shih Tzu will always be happy to see you when you come home and will enjoy late night snuggles.
Common conditions that our Shih Tzu customers claim for:
|Condition||Average claim payment|
|Ulcerative keratitis (Corneal ulceration)||£451.31|
|Keratoconjunctivitis sicca (KCS, Dry Eye)||£155.91|
|Skin (cutaneous) disorder||£208.84|
|Hypersensitivity (allergic) skin disorder||£254.08|
Did you know...
- 26% of our Shih Tzu owners made a claim in their first two years with us. Fortunately, we pay 97% of all the claims we receive.
- 11% of the claims we received for Shih Tzus were for illness, with only 7% for injury*. Many of those claims were for lifelong conditions.
- Our highest payment for a Shih Tzu in the last 12 months is £7,484 for traumatic injury following
- The oldest Shih Tzu we currently insure is a 16-year-old named Teddy. Now, there’s a loyal companion!
“Shih Tzus are friendly, cuddly little dogs but not without health issues. We often see eye and skin conditions that may require long-term treatment. Only a lifetime insurance policy will help with the costs for as long as necessary. ”
Agria Vet Panel Lead, Veterinary Surgeon for 30 years and former British Veterinary Association President.
Why more and more Shih Tzu owners are insuring with Agria
With Agria, it's lifetime, every time
At Agria, we believe pet insurance should last your pet’s lifetime. Our policies provide lifelong vet’s fees cover for illnesses and injuries. This means that, provided your policy is renewed each year, your maximum benefit will be refreshed, providing cover for ongoing conditions.
So, whatever happens throughout your Shih Tzu's life, we’ll always be there for you and your dog!