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Equine Vaccinations

Thursday, June 22nd, 2017
Many equine vaccinations are standard and will be administered for all horses, although there are a range of vaccinations that will only be prescribed if there is a significant risk to the horse due to a possible outbrea
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Stringhalt

Thursday, June 8th, 2017
Stringhalt is a somewhat common disease in Australia, but what is it exactly and how can you help your horse? Petplan will take a look in to stringhalt, the causes, diagnosis and treatment for your horses. What is string
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Horses and winter

Thursday, June 1st, 2017
Winter can be a tough time when it comes to you and your horses, especially if you have older horses. As the weather and ground cool, significant grass growth may not occur until well into spring. This is why it is impor
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Ross River Fever

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
Ross River Fever (RRF) is a serious disease that is carried through mosquitoes and distributed through horses and sometimes people. The disease is spread throughout Australia most commonly during the warmer months (Septe
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Plants Poisonous to Horses

Friday, May 19th, 2017
Sometimes when we let our horses out to pasture, it can be hard to eliminate all potentially fatal plants that can harm our horses once digested. Here at Petplan, we have created an easy to use infographic of some harmfu
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Angle Load Horse Float vs Straight Load Horse Float

Thursday, May 11th, 2017
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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Different Types of Horse Arenas

Thursday, May 4th, 2017
Have you ever thought of building your own horse arena? If so, then I’m sure you are well aware of all that goes in to making the perfect arena for your horses. If not, let us show you what you will need to consider wh
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Grid Work Techniques for Injured Horses Getting Back Into Work

Thursday, April 27th, 2017
If your horse is out injured or you have stopped riding them for any reason for more than 3 months, all conditioning in your horse is essentially lost. You are essentially starting at zero. You have to be aware that no m
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Plants that are harmful for your horse to digest

Thursday, April 20th, 2017
Sometimes when we let our horses out to pasture, it can be hard to eliminate all potentially fatal plants that can harm our horses once digested. Here at Petplan, we have created a list of some of the most harmful plants
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Equine First Aid Kit

Wednesday, April 12th, 2017
Many accidents can arise when you are with your horse. This is why it is imperative that you are well organised with a first aid kit in case these accidents lead to a serious injury. The right equipment can be the differ