Archive for the ‘Cat’ Category

 
cat-climbing

How to stop your cat from climbing on everything

Wednesday, January 17th, 2018
Cats are curious creatures and seem to everywhere we don’t want them to be. Due to this curiosity, many owners find themselves asking the question – “how do I stop my cat from climbing”. This can relate to your f
road-trip

Pets and road trips

Thursday, December 14th, 2017
As the holidays are fast approaching, many families are planning their vacation that often requires hours in the car. As all pet owners know, holidays are made that much better when your pet can come along too! This is w
home-alone

Leaving your pet home alone

Monday, December 4th, 2017
Dogs and cats love it when we are around them, which is why it is so hard for them when we leave them home alone. It can also be tough on us as owners having to leave our furry friend by themselves while we are away at w
pet food

What can you feed your pet?

Tuesday, November 21st, 2017
We all know the face we get from our pet when there is food around, especially dogs. It’s a face that wants to try exactly what we’re having and sometimes irresistible when they give you the puppy dog eyes. However,
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Excessive drinking in pets

Wednesday, October 11th, 2017
While it is normal for dogs to lap up the water, you may notice that your pup is drinking more than what they normally do. This may be alarming to some while others dismiss it as thirst or over exercising. However, there
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Pet Paw Care

Thursday, September 28th, 2017
Here are Petplan’s top tips for making sure your dog’s feet stay in top condition all year round…   Download our printable PDF version here: Pet Paw Care
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AVA Pets and People Education Program

Thursday, September 21st, 2017
PetPEP (Pets and People Education Program) is an education initiative for primary schools throughout Australia, started by the Australian Veterinary Association (AVA) in 1991. The program was developed to promote respons
pet-therapy

Understanding pet therapy

Monday, September 18th, 2017
Animals, especially dogs, seem to have a special ability when it comes to healing. This is evident in the amount of pet therapy animals available for a wide range of therapeutic jobs. These therapies can be suited for pe
exclusions

Why does my pet have exclusions?

Thursday, August 31st, 2017
Pet insurance provides peace of mind that your pet will have access to the very best veterinary attention should an unexpected injury or illness happen – that you otherwise would not be able to budget for. In saying th
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What is the best time to get pet insurance?

Tuesday, August 29th, 2017
You may ask yourself whether you should get pet insurance when you have a kitten or puppy, or wait a while and get it as they are older in life. Although you may think that your puppy or kitten is healthy and unstoppable