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Summer Dog Treats

December 20th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
  Humans love nothing more than cooling down on a hot day with an ice cold drink or frozen treat, so why not make something refreshing your dog can enjoy in the warmer months too. As the weather heats up, the freeze
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How can horses help people?

December 10th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
When thinking of horses helping humans, we tend to get side tracked thinking about farm work, horse and cart or even horse related sports. However, there are numerous health and wellbeing benefits that humans can gain fr
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Strange Vet Requests

December 10th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
As a profession, veterinary medicine is one in which vets are used to going to great lengths to meet the needs of the families they serve. Being asked to make a house call, visit a sick patient outside in the owner’s c
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Preparing your Pet for a Disaster

December 10th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
To most pet owners their cat or dog is an integral part of their family. If you take the time to prepare your human family for natural disasters or major accidents, like house fires, then you should prepare the members o
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The Evolution of Dogs

December 10th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Is your Toy Dog more similar to a Terrier than you know? Does your Sharpei have some Dingo-like qualities? This beautiful infographic from Fast Company illustrates how modern dog breeds evolved from the Grey Wolf. &nbs
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Pet Cancer Prevention

December 10th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
It’s far better to avoid cancer than it to have to treat it. Pets are just as likely to get cancer as we are, so what can do to improve the odds? Choice of Pet Its not a big deal for cats, but for dogs there are some b
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Is your Dog Overweight?

December 10th, 2018 by Petplan
Do you have a chubby Collie? Is your Puli looking a little roly-poly? You’re not alone. Canine obesity is a common problem. Here are the tell-tale signs of an overweight dog and some tips for getting your pet in shape.
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What do you Feed your Horse?

December 7th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Horses have evolved to eat a very high fibre diet, therefore this should be the main portion of their feeding. This means they require slow feeding, which is forage that takes an extended time to collect and chew over ma
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Why Small Businesses Use an Insurance Broker

November 27th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Small business owners tend to be born optimists with little inclination to think about what could go wrong. That’s why it pays to have a Petplan Professional insurance broker in your corner to safeguard what you’ve w
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Springtime Dangers

November 15th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Warmer weather and lighter evenings equal more time spent enjoying our gardens, starting with simple weeding and planting. But while many of the plants that we commonly keep are beautiful to look at, these garden favouri