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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
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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
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Why was my claim denied?

Wednesday, August 23rd, 2017
We understand that to new policy holders, it may take a while to get your head around absolutely everything that we do and don’t cover. This is why our experienced customer service team take the time to talk you throug
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Allergic to pets?

Monday, August 21st, 2017
Being allergic to pets may be more common than you think, especially among people who have other allergies or are asthmatic. Before you think you may have to re-home your pet or not get one in the first place, let Petpla
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Pet dental care myths

Thursday, August 17th, 2017
Vets estimate that 85% of dogs over the age of 4 are suffering from some form of dental disease that if untreated can cause serious consequences. Oral hygiene in our pets can often be overlooked, however it is extremely
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Pop-up vet clinics for pets in need

Wednesday, August 9th, 2017
The Sydney University Veterinary Teaching Hospital (SUVTH) is supporting a great cause by offering homeless and disadvantaged people access to quality veterinary care for their beloved pets. This was founded in an effort
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Why vet histories are so important

Thursday, August 3rd, 2017
Knowing your pet’s entire medical history can be hard, as many will have multiple visits to the veterinarian’s over their lifetime. Having a copy of your dog or cats vet records is important in determining what type