Pet Rescue, Wildlife Rescue & Dog Warden Insurance

From only £171.20 per year

Or 9 payments of £20.92 (total repayable £188.28)

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Pet Rescue, Wildlife Rescue & Dog Warden Insurance

From only £171.20 per year Or 9 payments of £20.92 (total repayable £188.28)

Enquire Now

Cliverton can arrange a tailor-made pet rescue, wildlife rescue and dog warden insurance policy, this product is suitable for people, businesses or rescue organisations who are looking to cover their Public Liability for the rescuing and re-homing of animals. This policy will not provide cover for the animals if they are injured.



Professional Indemnity – In addition to our standard limit of cover of £500,000, we are now able to offer lower levels of cover at £100,000 and £250,000 at reduced premiums.

If you would like to include one of these new options under your policy please call the office on 01328 857921 or email us at for your quotation.

What’s included
  • Public Liability £5,000,000
  • Products Liability £5,000,000
  • Public Liability £10,000,000
  • Products Liability £10,000,000
  • Employers’ Liability £10,000,000
  • Events, Shows and Fundraising
  • Professional Indemnity £100,000, £250,000 or £500,000
  • Personal Accident
  • Equipment & Property
  • Public Liability £5,000,000
  • Products Liability £5,000,000
  • Public Liability £10,000,000
  • Products Liability £10,000,000
  • Employers’ Liability £10,000,000
  • Events, Shows and Fundraising
  • Professional Indemnity £100,000, £250,000 or £500,000
  • Personal Accident
  • Equipment & Property


Small Animal & Wildlife Rescues

This can be any small domestic animals from cats to snakes. We are also able to  arrange public liability for the rescue of wildlife such as hedgehogs.

If your rescue association rescues larger animals such as horses or donkeys these are looked at on a case by case basis.


Dog Wardens

If you are a dog warden or offer dog restraint /animal containment we are able to arrange public liability.

If you do carry out any other tasks in relation to dog restraint please click here to view our security policy which may be more suitable.

Public Liability

This covers claims arising from the actions of you, an employee or the one of the animals which has resulted in injury to a third-party or damage to their property due to your negligence.

The standard limit is £5,000,000; this can be extended to £10,000,000 for an additional premium.

Products Liability

This section of the policy covers you for claims arising from products supplied by your during the course of your business activities.

The limit of £5,000,000 is standard and is included as part of the Public Liability for no additional charge.

Please note this is NOT cover for retail sales where you sell any products.

Employers’ Liability (optional extra)

Where you have paid, voluntary (including foster carers) or self-employed helpers working for you in connection with your business, it is a legal requirement that you have Employers’ Liability insurance.This will provide cover in the event of them being injured whilst working for you due to your negligence.

If you have or are thinking about having school age work experience please contact the office.

The amount of cover provided is £10,000,000.

Professional Indemnity (optional extra)

If you give professional advice as a service for a separate fee and that advice results in either a physical or financial loss, professional indemnity will cover any resultant claims up to a limit of £500,000.

Equipment & Property (optional extra)

You can add cover for business property and equipment to your policy. This can include most items used for your business ranging from small items such as leads and collars and stock to large items such as office equipment. (please refer to the excess)

We are also able to arrange additional cover for commercial premises, business interruption, theft of money and your home.

If you are running your business from your own home we recommend that you notify your home insurer

Personal Accident Cover (optional extra)

By including Personal Accident cover under your policy you will be provided with a weekly benefit in the event of you suffering an injury whilst carrying out your business activities.

You can choose from benefits of £100 per week payable for 104 weeks or £250 per week payable for 52 weeks. This section of cover also includes a lump sum compensation for accidental death, permanent loss of sight and/or limbs and total disablement.

Please note that this does not cover any pre-existing conditions or illness, or any injury sustained whilst commuting to or from work.

Events, Shows & Fundraising (optional extra)

Where you organize events, shows or fundraising in connection with your business, we are able to arrange the public liability.

We are able to arrange cover for just the one event or multiple events depending on your requirements.

What is not covered?

  • Any animals rescued from outside of the UK
  • Damage to your property or the property of an Employee
  • Injury to any animal owned by the rescue
  • Injury to the family of an Employee
  • Excludes animals subject to the Dangerous Wild Animals Act (DWAA)


The following excesses are applicable to the business policy only.

Liability Excesses

  • Public Liability
    • Third party injury – Nil
    • Third party property damage – £100
  • Products Liability – Nil
  • Employers’ Liability – Nil

Property Excesses

  • Buildings – £250
  • Contents  – £100
  • Money – £100
  • Business Interruption – Nil
  • All other property claims –  £100
  • Personal Accident – first 7 days of incapacity



Provision of Service-Statement-2-3-18.

The Public Liability policy is underwritten by Certain Underwriters at Lloyd’s.

Commercial Combined Key Facts

Equipment & Property is underwritten by Ecclesiastical Insurance Office plc.

Equipment & Property Key Facts

Legal Expenses Policy is underwritten by ARAG plc.

Legal Expenses – Key Facts

Legal Expenses Policy Wording


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