Archive for the ‘Cat’ Category


Introducing a new pet to the family

Thursday, July 13th, 2017
Introducing your new pet to your household is an exciting time, however if done incorrectly their can be serious consequences. Whether you’re introducing a dog to a cat; dog to a dog; or a dog to children, the way

Understanding routine care cover

Monday, July 10th, 2017
In the pet insurance industry, there is a wide debate about whether or not including routine care cover in policies is worth it – or is it just an added expense that many pet owners do not need? Routine Care is the pro

Coping with the death of a family pet

Thursday, June 8th, 2017
It can be difficult to come to terms with the loss of a pet. We grow close to our pets, sharing a special bond with them – they are not just a cat or a dog, but a valued and much loved member of the family. It’s impo

Guide to every breed of pet owner

Thursday, May 25th, 2017
For every type of pet there is a different type of pet owner. This means they all see pet insurance differently too – from an essential part of caring for their best friend to a costly necessity or even an unnecessary

Tips for the first time breeder

Wednesday, May 17th, 2017
Once you’ve discovered your pet is expecting a litter you will need to prepare carefully both for the arrival of the puppies or kittens and to ensure that your dog or cat is kept in the best possible health in preparat

Preparing to Say Goodbye to Your Pet

Tuesday, May 16th, 2017
There comes a time in every pet owner’s life where their furry friend’s time runs out. It’s the inevitable that we try so hard to avoid. This sad time can often come very suddenly and leave the owner in a state of

A Further Look Into What Petplan Products Cover

Thursday, May 4th, 2017
At Petplan, we pride ourselves on the range of cover we offer our customers. As we are solely focused on Pet Insurance, we are able to formulate policies that best suit each pet owner’s needs and wants. As shown b

How To Keep Your Pets Safe and Healthy During Autumn

Tuesday, May 2nd, 2017
Autumn can be a great time of year – the chunky scarves and thick coats come out, your garden becomes a blaze of reds and yellows, and, of course, there’s the joy of letting your cat or dog leap about in piles of cri

How To Calm Your Pet During a Thunderstorm

Thursday, April 27th, 2017
Thunderstorms can leave your pets in a state of panic as the loud noises and bright flashes can scare and stress out your furry friend. We’ll take a look at what makes your pets so anxious during storms and how you can

Adoption Benefits

Monday, April 24th, 2017
Australians are increasingly becoming more open to the idea of adoption as many centres begin to overfill due to backyard breeders and  irresponsible owners. The number of people adopting pets has continuously been incr