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Australian Cattle Dog Pet Insurance

Australian Cattles are also known as a blue healer. These dogs are bred to herd cattle. They are very obedient and very protective of their family. This dog breed will need training and socialization to make them a great fit for a family.

Common Health Issues In Australian Cattle Dogs

Most Australian Cattle dogs are very healthy. Some of the few genetic and health conditions that could be seen in Australian Cattle Dogs are:

All of these issues will need constant care and monitoring to help keep your Australian Cattle Dog healthy and happy. If you notice anything wrong with your Australian Cattle Dog, they should see a vet right away. Some issues can be life-threatening.

Pet Health Insurance for your Australian Cattle Dog

If you are looking for pet health insurance for your Australian Cattle Dog, you should ensure that many health issues that are commonly seen in Australian Cattle Dogs are covered. You will also want to find insurance that has short waiting times on treatment and surgery. If you prolong these procedures, your dog could have permeant health issues.

Certain health conditions are often considered genetic or are pre-existing conditions and may not be covered for your Australian Cattle dog. 

You could also consider enrolling in Pet Assure, a veterinary discount plan that is a low-cost pet insurance alternative. This plan has no exclusions due to age, breed, or hereditary conditions. Even pre-existing conditions are covered! Get a quote today. It's perfect for Australian Cattle Dogs!

 Medically Reviewed by Sara Ochoa, DVM

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