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Animals

Cat insurance

With wau-miau’s unique insurance and service package, you can give your kitty access to the best possible medical care and protect yourself against high costs.
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Your most important benefits

The unique insurance and service package for your cat
01
Choice of products based entirely on your needs
02
Sickness and accident insurance for the entire year
03
Comprehensive services in alternative and complementary medicine
04
Exclusive coverage
05
Unlimited insurance amounts
06
Free choice of deductible
Overview of benefits
Sum insured
Deductible: CHF 150.-, CHF 300.- or CHF 600.-
Assumption of costs
Basic benefits
Veterinary treatments and medicines
Diagnostic tests and radiological examinations
Surgical procedures
Food and accommodation costs
Emergency surcharges
Additional benefits
Transport
Rehabilitation
Complementary/alternative medicine
Prevention
Dental medicine
Chemo and radiation therapy
Hereditary/breed diseases
Euthanasia (putting an animal to sleep), Special feed on prescription, Lost & found service to help locate a missing animal
Monthly premiums
Basic

unlimited

freely selectable

90% (after deductible)

max. CHF 200.- per calendar year

CHF 4.90.- and over
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* Figures in CHF. Premiums are invoiced once a year. You can find more information on premium development under “Further information and downloads”.

Clever

unlimited

freely selectable

90% (after deductible)

max. CHF 500.- per calendar year

max. CHF 500.- per calendar year

max. CHF 500.- per calendar year

max. CHF 300.- per calendar year

max. 300.- per calendar year

CHF 8.60.- and over
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* Figures in CHF. Premiums are invoiced once a year. You can find more information on premium development under “Further information and downloads”.

Optima

unlimited

freely selectable

90% (after deductible)

max. CHF 800.- per calendar year

max. CHF 800.- per calendar year

max. CHF 800.- per calendar year

max. CHF 300.- per calendar year

max. CHF 300.- per calendar year

max. 5'000.- per calendar year

max. CHF 5'000.- per calendar year

max. CHF 300.- per calendar year (for all benefits together)

CHF 13.30.- and over
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* Figures in CHF. Premiums are invoiced once a year. You can find more information on premium development under “Further information and downloads”.

Further information and downloads

VALIDITY

If your pet is in good health, over 3 months and under 6 years old, we shall be pleased to include it in the policy. Once covered, your pet can remain insured for the rest of its life. wau-miau pet insurance is automatically renewed for a further year unless cancelled at least 3 months before expiry.

CHOICE OF VET

With wau-miau a free choice of vet is guaranteed. ERV recognizes practising vets with a federal diploma or therapists with an equivalent qualification. In addition, they need to belong to the following societies/associations:

Vets
Membership of the “Swiss Veterinary Society” (SVS)

Therapists
No special recognition required

LEGAL INFORMATION

Maximum sums insured and premiums in Swiss francs. All premiums include federal stamp duty. As at March 2022. We reserve the right to make changes to benefits and premiums.

The General Conditions of Insurance (GCI) E473-03.22 apply.

PREMIUM DEVELOPMENT

Due to rising healthcare costs in old age, the premium adjusts over the years. The premium is adjusted to the next highest age group when your pet reaches its third, fifth, seventh, ninth and eleventh birthday. An overview of premiums can be found here.

WAITING PERIOD

The waiting period is the period of time after the commencement of insurance during which no benefits are paid. The wau-miau policy has the following waiting periods:

  1. Accidents: 10 days after commencement of insurance
  2. Illness: 30 days after commencement of insurance
  3. Chronic illness: 90 days after commencement of insurance
  4. Hereditary and/or breed-specific illnesses: 90 days after commencement of insurance

Further information on waiting periods can be found in our GCIs