Insurtech is gradually reaching the pet market for both prevention and cure.

See "Pet insurance market ripe for digitisation"

Global Data said more technology has emerged in the sector over the last year. One example is PitPat, a Fitbit equivalent for animals, which gained investment from RSA. 

Another is 360Globalnet's mature PaaS digital wrapper for insurers to automate, speed up settlement, strip out cost and improve NPS.