Caring for a client’s pet is a big responsibility. If a cat runs away or a dog is injured, you could face a lawsuit. Pet sitter insurance protects against the unique liabilities of running a small pet sitting business, including lawsuits filed by pet owners and medical costs from injuries.
These policies provide coverage for the most common pet sitting risks.
This policy covers basic risks, such as accidental pet injuries or customer property damage. Bundle with commercial property insurance for savings in a business owner’s policy.
Most states require workers' comp for pet sitting businesses that have employees. It also protects sole proprietors from work injury costs that health insurance might deny.
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 sitters.
E&O is also called professional liability insurance. It covers legal expenses related to work performance, such as a lawsuit over a pet injury from alleged negligence.
It's easy to get pet sitting business insurance and fidelity bonds if you have your company information on hand. Our application will ask for basic facts about your business, such as revenue and number of employees. You can buy a policy online and get a certificate of insurance with Insureon in three easy steps:
Insureon's licensed insurance agents work with top-rated U.S. providers to find the right insurance coverage for your pet sitting business, whether you work independently or hire employees.