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Protect Your Dog’s Hearing, Identifying The Symptoms

Monday, January 9th, 2017
Compared to dogs, we have a pretty puny sense of hearing. We don’t hear nearly as much, nor are we as good at judging where sounds are coming from. Dogs’ hearing is roughly four times more sensitive than ours. They c
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Activities you can enjoy with your dog

Thursday, January 5th, 2017
There are numerous activities for you and your dog to be involved in with many of these involving one main attribute, obedience. The amount of career opportunities that are available to dogs is endless – searching, res
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Keeping your pets safe during the festive season

Tuesday, December 20th, 2016
The holiday season is almost here, with everyone gearing up for some time off with friends and family. As we finish off our Christmas shopping and prepare for visitors or travelling, it is important to keep our pet’s h

Would You Know What To Do If Your Pet Was Involved In An Accident?

Friday, December 16th, 2016
In the case of an emergency where your pet is involved in the accident, it is important to stay calm and not panic as your pets survival may count on you. Call your vet as soon as possible as they can advise you what to
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Travel Tips For Taking Your Pet on Holidays

Thursday, December 15th, 2016
What is a holiday when you can’t take every member of the family, and that includes your pets. Many people feel as though their dog or cat is a major part of their family and couldn’t bare leaving them at home or in
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Finding The Right Breeder For You

Monday, December 12th, 2016
Choosing the breed of your new puppy is a completely personal decision, as it is ultimately you who they will be spending their life with. Before deciding on the breed, ask yourself these questions: Will this breed fit i
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Why does my dog lick my face?

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
Love it or loather it, face-licking is a common and natural canine behaviour. Rather than simply being the equivalent of an affectionate doggy kiss, it signifies different things depending on the situation. It might expr
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Summer: Dogs

Tuesday, December 6th, 2016
Dogs remain as eager to play as ever in warmer weather and with summer on the way it’s worth remembering that, as they can only regulate their body temperature by panting, they’re susceptible to heat stroke. Here are
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What to know if you’re buying a Labradoodle

Monday, December 5th, 2016
There are many aspects that potential dog owners need to consider before acquiring a dog or puppy and each have their own unique personalities and health care needs. Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperament and
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Keeping your pets safe around snakes this summer

Thursday, December 1st, 2016
In the warmer summer months snakes become much more active, and our four legged friends become more curious about their surroundings and their natural hunting instincts come out to play. This can lead to dogs chasing sna