Reptile Insurance

Our pet reptile insurance can cover up to £1,000 of vet fees, death and theft. We also offer a vet fee only policy option.

We can cover a wide range of reptiles, including Bearded Dragons, Leopard Geckos, Chameleons, Corn snakes, pythons, and many more

We paid 97% of pet insurance claims between 2017-2018.

Winner of the Feefo Gold Trusted Service award 2019

Insuring your Tortoise? We offer a range of Tortoise specific policies. Find out more about our Tortoise insurance

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How much does reptile insurance cost?

Premiums can start from around £4 a month over 10 months, depending on the cover level you choose and the value of your pet.

Why choose Exotic Direct?

  • We've won the Feefo Gold Trusted Service award 2019. And our customers have awarded us 4.4/5 stars on Feefo for customer experience. Check out our customer reviews on Feefo
  • Only pet insurer to cover multiple lizards and snakes on one policy
  • We specialise in exotic pets - and have been doing so since 1996
  • No upper age limit when insuring your lizard or snake
  • We have a friendly UK based call centre

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Alternatively you can call us on 0345 982 5505.

What our customers say

Our customers score us 4.4/5 for customer experience and we have dozens of reviews. Read our reviews here.

"Totally problem free experience. Submitted the claim. Communicated to say received claim. 3 weeks later received a letter to say claim successful."

5 star review received via Feefo, February 2019 - thanks to Miss Olivia Paxton

"A must have insurance."

Anonimous 5 star review via Feefo, February 2019

"Excellent service. Helpful staff. Claim form emailed within mins and cheque arrived 2 days after vet had emailed then the claim form. Thank you."

5 star review received via Feefo, January 2019 - thanks to Mrs Rachel Willis

"Great customer service and help! ExoticDirect have been amazing. They have paid out for my chameleon's treatments and operation, and I couldn't be more happy with their customer service. I'm more than happy with my renewal and their support."

Jess Jones via Feefo, November 2018.

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Alternatively you can call us on 0345 982 5505.

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Reptile care

Find out more about insuring your Reptile with us

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 a 79% renewal rate, demonstrating the value our insurance holds for our customers.

Recent Claims

  • Degu - Lump - £413
  • Dwarf Lop Rabbit - Glaucoma - £766
  • Polecat Ferret - Anorexia and Lethargy - £522
  • Bearded Dragon - Respiratory Infection - £668
  • Blue & Gold Macaw - Aspergillosis - £1135
  • Hermanns Tortoise - Post Hibernation Anorexia - £1405
  • Corn Snake - Peritonitis - £350