You’ve built it, and now you need to protect it. Whether you’re looking for information on health/medical, life or liability insurance, the AVMA insurance trusts offer solutions.

And if you’re looking for information on pet insurance for your own pets, your staff’s pets or your clients’ pets, you’re in the right place as well.

Health/Medical/Life Insurance


AVMA LIFE, formerly called AVMA GHLIT, provides a variety of personal insurance products including: disability income insurance, life insurance, member and student basic protection packages (which include a rabies prophylaxis benefit); hospital indemnity insurance and professional overhead expense plans (all underwritten by New York Life Insurance Company). The AVMA LIFE Care Exchange/Marketplace allows members to shop, compare and enroll in health plans offered by highly-rated insurance carriers. ​AVMA LIFE also makes available other important coverages: long-term care, dental and vision insurance is available to veterinary practice employees, too.

Liability Insurance

AVMA Professional Liability Insurance Trust (PLIT)

PLIT offers business property/liability, special coverage for mobile practitioners, umbrella liability, workers' compensation, commercial auto, flood coverage, employment practices liability, professional liability (malpractice), professional excess (additional professional liability coverage), professional extension (animal bailee), veterinary license defense, student liability, directors and officers liability (protection for board members), personal lines (auto, homeowners, and renters), and safety and loss control resources.

Pet Health Insurance

AVMA Policy: Pet Health Insurance

Guidance for pet owners: do you need pet insurance?