road-trip

Pets and road trips

December 14th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
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
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Leaving your pet home alone

December 4th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
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
dog-attacks

Dog attack laws are changing

November 30th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
New laws introduced to SA will see owners of dogs who flee the scene of an attack facing a hefty fine. These new laws are trying to stop people fleeing the scene of dog attacks, and instead require them to help any perso
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Lower limb lameness

November 30th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
The lower limb of a horse is a fragile structure that is constantly busy and is put under a lot of stress! As a result, it can be prone to many conditions. Common conditions Tendon problems:  Tendons are the structures
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Big Dog Breeds

November 22nd, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Living with a large, boisterous dog can be an incredibly rewarding experience. However, whilst a big dog can be perfect for many people, potential owners should be aware of many different considerations including health
pet food

What can you feed your pet?

November 21st, 2017 by Petplan Australia
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,
apartment-dogs

Dogs and apartment living

November 2nd, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Apartment living is becoming increasingly popular across the nation, and with this comes the rise of apartment pets. The property that you live in should not determine whether or not you have a pet. By following a few si
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Dogs in the workplace

October 30th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Everyone wishes they could bring their dogs to work with them just to make the day more enjoyable, although very few get this option. If your workplace allows this on occasion or just for one day of the year, it is impor
spring-pastures

Introducing horses to spring pastures

October 19th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
With spring in full swing, we need to be careful when changing our horses from hay to pasture. Although they are both forms of forages, there is quite a significant difference seeing as though hay is only 15% moisture wh
pet-parks

Dog friendly parks

October 19th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
We all struggle to find a place where we can take our pup for a walk that lets them socialise as well as have fun. It not only takes away the boredom of the same walk every day, exercising and socialisation are both cruc