Sugar Glider Insurance

We offer pet insurance for Sugar Gliders. Policies can cover £2,000 of vet fees, death and theft. We also offer a vet fee only policy.

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What Sugar Glider insurance do we offer?

Premier

  • Vet fee cover for accidental injury or illness up to £2,000 per policy period
  • Death cover from an accident, illness or injury
  • Theft, Fire and Weather perils cover

Essential

  • Vet fee cover for accidental injury or illness up to £2,000 per policy period

Basic

  • Death cover from an accident, illness or injury
  • Theft, Fire and Weather perils cover

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About Sugar Gliders

Sugar Gliders originate from Australia and New Guinea, and get their name from their ability to 'glide' from Eucalyptus tree to Eucalyptus tree, drinking the sap. Hence the name 'Sugar Glider'.

They're highly social animals, so should be kept with other Gliders. They're also very affectionate, so you should expect lots of cuddles.

Sugar Gliders are clean animals, and don't require a complicate housing set up. If all their basic needs are catered for, you can expect your Glider to live for 12 - 14 years.

A word of warning though with gliders - as they cling onto things, and climb a lot, you should keep their nails trim, otherwise you may get scratched.

Sugar Glider insurance - why is it important?

Like with any pet, vet treatment can be expensive. And with the improvement of diagnostic equipment, pets have an even better chance of correct diagnosis and treatment. This all adds to the cost of the vet bill. Sadly there is no NHS for pets, so if costs quickly escalate, you can be faced with cost dependent choices. Pet insurance means that you can focus on providing your Sugar Glider with the treatment it needs, not what you can afford.

Why ExoticDirect?

  • We've been insuring exotic pets since 1996 - meaning that we have many years of experience when it comes to understanding the problems you may face as a pet owner
  • 93% of our customers renew their policies with us - demonstrating our commitment to customer service.
  • As a small team we can offer you a more personalised experience. We don't believe in large call centres, where you may not speak to the same person more than once.
  • We aim to process claims within 5 working days, offering you that extra peace of mind
  • We offer a (0% APR) Direct Debit scheme, meaning you can spread payments easily over 10 monthly installments.


Policy Benefits

Interest Free Direct Debit

You can easily spread the cost of your policy over 10 months with our interest free (0% APR) Direct Debit Scheme. We also offer a choice of 3 payment dates, so that you can pick which is best for you.

Suitable policies

We don’t believe in one size fits all policies, as these aren’t best for your pet or your budget. Our policy cover is designed to be suitable for your pet type. All you need to do is decide the level of cover you require.

Peace of mind

We're proud to hold an 80% policy renewal rate - meaning our customers continue to enjoy peace of mind against unexpected vet fees, pet mortality and theft.

5 day claims turnaround

We aim to process claims within 5 days of receipt, so that you’re not left waiting for a claim decision at a difficult time.

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