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Travel with Dogs: Restraints, Rules and Regulations

February 23rd, 2021 by Petplan Australia
In Australia, we love our active lifestyle and don’t think twice about piling the whole family, including our dogs, into the car for a trip to Bunnings or even to the beach!    But unfortunately, many of us als
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Keeping your pets safe during the festive season

December 13th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
The holiday season is almost here, with everyone gearing up for some time off with friends and family. As we finish off our Christmas shopping and prepare for visitors or travelling, it is important to keep our pet’s h
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How hot is too hot?

December 11th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
Just like us, dogs can suffer from the effects of too much sun, with older dogs most at risk. Heat and sun require dog owners to take some extra precautions to help their canine companions avoid discomfort, sunburn and s
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Should you shave your pet for summer?

December 8th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
As summer is now in full swing and the days are longer and hotter, we tend to shed clothes until we are down to shorts or swimsuits. As a responsible pet owner, we want what is best for our furry friends. However, is it
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Easter Chocolates and Dogs

April 8th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
For many of us, chocolate is an indulgence that we can’t get enough of, especially around Easter. However for pets,even a small amount can be potentially fatal to your four legged friend. Dogs are known as opportun
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3 Reasons your Cat’s in a Mood

March 18th, 2020 by Petplan
Cats can be very temperamental at times. But often there is a reason. If you notice a change in your cat’s mood, try to determine why and switch things up to improve their happiness. Your Cat is Bored! Cats, particular
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Angle Load Horse Float vs Straight Load Horse Float

March 15th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
Buying a horse trailer is one of the toughest choices for any horse owner. With all the different options and combinations available, it is no wonder the decision can be pondered upon for many weeks. One of the greatest
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Is your dog eating too quickly?

March 12th, 2020 by Petplan
Some dogs are notoriously fast eaters, barely having time to breathe as they scoff down their meals. This can make mealtime even harder if there are multiple dogs that eat at a different pace, allowing for competition co
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7 Signs You’ve Found the Perfect Dog Name

March 9th, 2020 by Petplan
Picking the best name for your new pooch is a stressful challenge to take on for new pet owners and experienced ones alike. Unlike human children, you don’t run the risk of them being bullied for their names (as far as
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Excessive drinking in Dogs

February 27th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
While it is normal for dogs to lap up the water, you may notice that your pup is drinking more than what they normally do. This may be alarming to some while others dismiss it as thirst or over exercising. However, there