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2016 Petplan Pet Census: Social Relations

Wednesday, April 5th, 2017
The social aspects of owning a pet should not be underestimated. More than half (60%) of the respondents believe they are more socially connected due to talking to other while out with their pet. Those who took part in t
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What To Do About Pet Toileting Problems

Monday, April 3rd, 2017
You never know when your pet might become a toilet rebel. But what’s behind it, and what can you do? ‘Inappropriate elimination’ – two sinister words that strike fear into every pet owner – can happ
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2016 Petplan Pet Census: Finance

Thursday, March 30th, 2017
Pet purchasing and purchases Pets can be very expensive, however we found out that a vast majority (94%) do still buy/pay for their pets. This of course still includes those who pay for adoption fees from shelters, which
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2016 Petplan Pet Census: Health

Thursday, March 23rd, 2017
In 2016, Petplan created a Pet Census that ran over a couple of months in order to gather data about pet ownership in Australia. Over the next few weeks, we will explore this data in the form of their categories. This we
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The Unexpected For Life

Monday, March 20th, 2017
We all love our four legged friends and would go to any lengths possible to make them better in the case of an accident or illness. However, many owners have to face the difficult decision whether to choose money or thei
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All By Myself

Tuesday, March 14th, 2017
Do our pets miss us when they’re left on their own? And if so, how does it affect them? Petplan takes a look at the issues of separation anxiety. You’re about to leave the house when you catch your pet’s eye. Is th
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Allergies in Dogs and Cats

Friday, February 17th, 2017
From fleas and mites to shampoos and toys, there are many causes of itchy, sensitive skin. What are the main causes of pet allergies, and how can I spot them? The main sign is scratching, which often results in skin irri
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Four Life Stages in the Life of a Cat and Dog

Tuesday, February 14th, 2017
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Understanding Animal Dementia

Thursday, February 9th, 2017
Dementia affects around 353,800 people in Australia and animal experts believe it can affect our pets, too. Does dementia exist in animals? In a nutshell, yes. It’s usually known as cognitive dysfunction syndrome (CDS)
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Are There Age Limits for Pet Insurance in Australia?

Monday, January 30th, 2017
Giving a puppy or kitten a new home is one of the most exciting and rewarding commitments you can make. It is your priority to raise them the best way possible and to make sure they are strong and healthy. Like everythin