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“Adopting a dog is an exciting time and I don’t think most people think about the potential liability that their new family member poses or have a good understanding of how their current insurance may or may not protect them,” says Emily Kessler, of Canopius. (Credit: Igor Normann/Shutterstock.com) “I don’t think most people think about the potential liability that their new family member poses or have a good understanding of how their current insurance may or may not protect them,” says Emily Kessler of Canopius. (Credit: Igor Normann/Shutterstock.com)

As workers that spent the past year, or longer, at home with their pets start transitioning back to in-person workplaces, 74% are considering animal care costs that could arise from the shift.

That’s according to MetLife Pet Insurance’s Pet Parent Pulse survey, which found nearly all pet owners surveyed (95%) anticipate the transition back to offices will cause a change in their pet’s routine or otherwise impact the animal’s overall health.

 

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