If a pet is injured in your care, you could face a major lawsuit. Pet boarding and day care insurance covers legal costs and protects against accidents, such as a dog escaping your kennel or a cat scratching an employee.
These policies provide coverage for risks faced by pet boarding and dog day care businesses.
General liability insurance covers basic pet boarding risks, such as a dog biting a customer at your kennel. Bundle with property insurance for savings in a business owner’s policy.
This policy is required in almost every state for pet boarding employees. Workers’ comp can help cover medical costs for work injuries, such as a cat scratch or dog bite.
A business owner’s policy bundles property insurance and general liability insurance. A BOP is one of the most cost-effective types of commercial insurance for pet boarding.
This policy is also called professional liability insurance. It covers legal fees related to work performance, such as an accusation that negligence at a kennel led to a dog’s death.