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Hay quality for horses

February 19th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Unless your horse lives in a climate that allows them access to fresh, green pasture all the time, you will most likely feed them hay. The hay quality that you feed your horse should be of the utmost importance. The diff
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Pug pooch problems

February 19th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Pugs are a very popular breed among pet owners, however, they do come with some predisposed health problems. Due to their head shape, many of these health problems are related to their breathing. Petplan has given a ru
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Why does my dog chase its tail?

February 19th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Our canine companions can keep us entertained for hours with all the shenanigans they get up to! One of the most amusing things you pup does is chase their tail, often perplexed why they can never catch it. This behaviou
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What you should do in the event of an insurance claim

February 19th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Getting back on your feet after a setback can be far simpler with an insurance broker on your team. A setback in your small business can end up costing you far more than your visible assets. It can impact upon your reven
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Fibre Digestion

February 12th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Horses have a one-dimensional stomach which allows them to mainly feed on fibrous vegetation or plant material. This means that fibrous plants such as grasses should make up the largest portion of their diets. Their uniq
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Kitten Health

February 12th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Getting a new kitten can be an amazing experience for everyone involved. They’re adorable, fluffy and are yet to get to the stage where their claws can do some damage. These little bundles of joy can put a smile on eve
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When to lease equipment and when to buy it?

February 8th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Equipment costs can make a large dent in the budget of a small business. So, is it better to lease or buy what you need to operate? Given the circumstances of every business differ, there’s no simple answer to the leas
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Teaching your dog to sit

February 5th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Training your dog is an important part of raising them. It allows you to spend quality time with them whilst improving their behaviour. Whether it’s simple commands such as sit or stay, to more experienced commands
weight-management

Focus on first aid: Weight management

February 5th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
As with humans, when it comes to horses, maintaining a healthy weight is key to overall wellbeing. Being over or underweight can cause a whole range of problems from issues with your horse’s hooves to problems with the
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Sports for your dog

February 5th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Do you love spending time exercising with your pet, but get sick of doing the same thing over and over again? There are so many ways that you and your four-legged friend can stay active that doesn’t involve walking aro