Can you insure a hamster?Last modified:
It can be difficult to find a vet to treat a hamster, since they are considered an exotic pet in the UK and can only be seen by a vet that specialises in the treatment of exotic animals.
However, it is possible to insure a hamster in the UK, and it’s a good idea to do so since hamsters can suffer from a list of ailments.
All pets will suffer some sort of illness or injury in their lifetime, and if you don’t want to be hit with an expensive vet bill, it’s a sensible idea to have some cover in place so you can rest assured that the main expenses will be taken care of.
We cover topics such as:
- Do hamsters need insurance?
- How much is hamster insurance UK?
- Common health problems for hamsters
- Useful FAQs
Read our hamster insurance guide to learn more.