Business Insurance for Pet Groomers

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If a dog is injured during a grooming session, your pet grooming business could face a major lawsuit. Pet groomer insurance provides coverage when a customer sues or a dog bites an employee.

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What types of business insurance do dog and pet groomers need?

These policies provide coverage for common risks faced by pet groomers. 

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General liability insurance

General liability insurance covers basic pet grooming risks, such as accidental pet injuries. Bundle with commercial property insurance for savings in a business owner’s policy.

  • Pet injuries
  • Customer injuries
  • Damaged customer property
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Workers’ compensation insurance

This policy is required in almost every state for pet grooming businesses that have employees. Workers’ comp can help cover medical costs when a groomer is injured on the job.

  • Employee medical expenses
  • Missed wages
  • Lawsuits over employee injuries
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Business owner's policy

This policy bundles commercial property insurance and general liability coverage under one plan. A BOP is often the most cost-effective type of business insurance for pet groomers.

  • Pet injuries
  • Customer injuries
  • Damaged business property
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Errors and omissions insurance

E&O is also called professional liability insurance. It covers legal fees related to work performance, such as a claim that a dog was injured during a nail clipping.

  • Mistakes that lead to pet injury
  • Failure to deliver promised results
  • Accusations of negligence
Looking for different coverage? See more policies.

Why do pet groomers need insurance?

Along with the risks of any small business, pet groomers face the added liability of pets being injured or becoming sick while in their care. Pet groomer insurance can cover legal expenses and veterinary bills after an accident at your salon or mobile dog grooming business.

How much does insurance cost for pet care professionals?

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Several factors will have an impact on insurance costs, including:

  • Pet care services offered
  • Business equipment and property
  • Revenue
  • Location
  • Number of employees
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