Cat Age

Helping your Cat Age Gracefully

January 16th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
  Cats glide through life with ease and grace. But as they grow older things start to slow down. Although they age much better than dogs, it can still be a hard process for cats. As they age, cats tend to become les
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Emergency Tips

January 13th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
Emergencies can come at the worst possible times and when you’re least expecting them, sometimes requiring a permanent evacuation from your home. These disasters can come in many different forms, and there are certain
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Hiking with your Dog

January 9th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
If you love the outdoors, I’m sure you’re canine companion would be able to make them much more enjoyable by accompanying you. Your pup will love the freedom that comes with hiking as well as allowing them to explore
Cat Training Mistakes

5 Common Cat Training Mistakes

January 6th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
There is a common misconception that cats are too difficult to train, or not trainable at all. But owners are often making the same mistakes, which makes it seem impossible. Cats are intelligent and can be perfectly beha
fireworks

Safety Around Fireworks

December 30th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Fireworks are a great way for celebrating events, and can be enormous fun for all of the family. However, one member who may not be so pleased is your pet. Cats, dogs and horses have no understanding of fireworks. Thing
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Mosquito Prevention for Horses

December 24th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Mosquito numbers in Australia have been on the rise this year, meaning these annoying pests are going to be around a lot more. Not only do they cause an irritating bite, mosquitoes can also carry a number of serious dise
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Pet Christmas Safety

December 23rd, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Christmas can be a very fun and exciting time! Enjoying all the festivities, spending time with your loved ones and enjoying all the wonderful array of different food, are just some of the things that make Christmas such
Dog Grooming

Summer Grooming

December 19th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
As summer is now in full swing and the days are longer and hotter is it a good idea to shave your pet to reduce the effects of the heat? Does it really keep them cool and protected? Furry Insulation A pet’s coat is des
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Heat Stress in Horses

December 16th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
With the temperatures soaring well past 30 degrees, it is important to keep the safety of our horses in mind. The heat and humidity can be a deadly combination and affect our horse’s health and performance if not manag
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Summer BBQ Pet Safety

December 12th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
In the summer time, our pets can often appear to enjoy a BBQ just as much as we do. The opportunity to be surrounded by lots of meat sizzling away, smelling fantastic and tasting great can prove irresistible. However, it