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Pet Bushfire Safety

Monday, November 18th, 2019
Are you and your pets ready for bushfires this summer? The devastating bushfires that are occurring across the country display how extremely dangerous they are. Bushfires threaten homes and lives of both humans and an
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Shyness in Pets

Thursday, November 14th, 2019
“Shyness” is a trait found in pets that are highly fearful. This may be a fear of strangers, places, sounds or movements. Nature or Nurture? Genetics play a big part in the temperament of pets. Cats and dogs have a g
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Does My Cat Love Me?

Thursday, November 7th, 2019
Cats are often associated as being less loving and affectionate than other pets. Cats show their love and affection in many different ways. We look at five different actions your cat does to show their love and affection
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Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Thursday, October 31st, 2019
Halloween is a fun holiday for families and children to enjoy. But for our pets, it can be a scary time. Keep your pets safe this Halloween by following these simple steps! Hide the chocolates Keep your spooky treats wel
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Life Stages of A Cat and Dog

Thursday, October 24th, 2019
Cats and Dogs are susceptible to a variety of illnesses at all ages, whether it be when they are a puppy or kitten, or an older animal. It is important to be aware of these and know what to look out for during all stages
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Four Things Cats Love

Monday, October 14th, 2019
Cats like and dislike various things. The likes of a cat vary from one cat to another and as an owner you have to recognise when your cat’s interest changes, so you can keep them engaged and happy. Petplan look at four
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Different Pet Phobias

Thursday, October 10th, 2019
Many of the things that scare both humans and animals are a result of responses built up over millions of years of evolution. For example, we are scared of loud noises and heights because they can cause us harm, meaning
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Moggy Manipulation

Monday, September 30th, 2019
Feeling controlled by your cat? You’re not alone. Petplan explains how (and why) wily felines can get you to do whatever they want. Dogs have owners, cats have staff. As with many an old saying, this certainly contains
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Travelling With Pets

Monday, September 23rd, 2019
Taking a pet on holiday with you may sound like a good idea, but their welfare must be your primary concern. It is important to think about where you are going, and what the conditions will be like – both during th
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The 2019 Royal Melbourne Show

Thursday, September 19th, 2019
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