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The 2019 Royal Melbourne Show

September 19th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
The Royal Melbourne Show kicks off this weekend and we’re bringing you everything you need to know about the All Breeds Championship Dog Show. Whether you are a veteran of the Show or a beginner, Petplan has you covere
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Jobs and Careers within the Horse Industry

September 16th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Whether it is a career associated with riding, horse care and breeding and health care, there are many different occupations you can consider if you love horses. Here are some jobs that are related to the horse industry.
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Pets and Mental Health

September 12th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
  All pet owners know the immediate benefits of sharing their lives with a companion, however there is an abundance of physical and mental health advantages that come from being around your furry friend. Having a pe
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Tick Season and Your Dog

September 9th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Ticks are a common problem within Australia, especially among dogs, with the season starting around September. This means that the beginning of spring is the ideal time to remind yourself to protect your pets from these
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Spring Pet Care

September 5th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, bees are buzzing and the weather is warming up. It can only mean one thing, Spring is upon us. Spring brings with it several hazards for your fury friends. We take a look at some
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Spring Pastures

September 2nd, 2019 by Petplan Australia
With spring at our doorstep, we need to be careful when changing our horses from hay to pasture. Although they are both forms of forages, there is quite a significant difference seeing as though hay is only 15% moisture
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Pets and The Garden

August 29th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Spring is just around the corner and while it’s the season for kittens, puppies and all things cuddly, it’s also a time when your backyard can turn into a minefield for your furry friends. Many Australians ke
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10 Questions to Consider Before Buying a Pet

August 26th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
As a responsible breeder, you want to be very upfront with your customer, and hope that they will be upfront as well. A great breeder has the best interests of their puppies in mind, not whoever has the money. To work ou
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Horse Training Tips

August 22nd, 2019 by Petplan Australia
When starting to train your horse for the first time, it is important to know and understand how horses think and react. Horses are a flight animal, therefore it is imperative that training your horse is a gradual proces
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The Border Collie

August 19th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
There are many aspects that potential dog owners need to consider before acquiring a dog or puppy and each breed has their own unique personalities and health care needs. Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperamen