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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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2019 Royal Melbourne All Breeds Championship Show

Thursday, October 3rd, 2019
The Royal Melbourne Championship Dog Show is the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. The RMS All Breeds Championship Show was first held by the Department of Agriculture in 1874, and saw 213 dogs enter. This
Travel with Pets

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
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Pets and Mental Health

Thursday, September 12th, 2019
  All pet owners know the immediate benefits of sharing their lives with a companion, however there is an abundance of physical and mental health advantages that come from being around your furry friend. Having a pe
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Tick Season and Your Dog

Monday, September 9th, 2019
Ticks are a common problem within Australia, especially among dogs, with the season starting around September. This means that the beginning of spring is the ideal time to remind yourself to protect your pets from these
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Spring Pet Care

Thursday, September 5th, 2019
Flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, bees are buzzing and the weather is warming up. It can only mean one thing, Spring is upon us. Spring brings with it several hazards for your fury friends. We take a look at some
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Pets and The Garden

Thursday, August 29th, 2019
Spring is just around the corner and while it’s the season for kittens, puppies and all things cuddly, it’s also a time when your backyard can turn into a minefield for your furry friends. Many Australians ke
Breed Buying AU

10 Questions to Consider Before Buying a Pet

Monday, August 26th, 2019
As a responsible breeder, you want to be very upfront with your customer, and hope that they will be upfront as well. A great breeder has the best interests of their puppies in mind, not whoever has the money. To work ou
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The Border Collie

Monday, August 19th, 2019
There are many aspects that potential dog owners need to consider before acquiring a dog or puppy and each breed has their own unique personalities and health care needs. Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperamen