How Do Horses Sleep

How Do Horses Sleep?

August 20th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Give me a big bed full of cushions and blankets, a dark room and no noise and I’ll sleep like a baby. But we can’t say the same for horses. That’s far from what they want. A horse’s wild nature means that they s
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A History of Cats: Burmese

August 16th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Origin The Burmese Cat comes from Burma, referred to Myanmar in the present day, hence their name. Burmese Cats date back thousands of years, when monks kept the apparent sacred animals in the temples of ancient Burma. T
Dog Flu

Has my Dog Got the Flu?

August 14th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Like us, our dogs can get sick and attract the flu. There are two types of flu which your dog can attract. It is important to identify which type of flu your dog may be suffering from, in order to give them the treatment
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Help! My Cat Keeps Returning to Our Old Home

August 6th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Cats have amazing homing abilities. They are often able to find their way back home from extremely far distances. Unlike us humans, they don’t need Google Maps. However, these abilities can be an issue when moving hous
Head Shy

Dealing with Head Shy Horses

August 5th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Head shyness in a horse is a common issue that can be debilitating to everyday tasks. Saddling up and grooming your horse can become time consuming, if not impossible. However, head shyness is an issue which can be resol
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Pet-proofing your home

July 31st, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Pets and babies have a lot in common when it comes to potential hazards in the home. From ingesting toxic chemicals to escaping through small openings, there are many dangers lurking in the average household that are not
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Insurance and contractors: have you got it covered?

July 31st, 2018 by Petplan Australia
  Hiring a contractor or sub-contractor is often appealing to time-poor, cash-strapped small business owners. One big reason is that they take care of their own insurance (as opposed to the business owner having to
Famous Dogs

5 Famous Dogs in History

July 30th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
History is full of brave heroes, who have stunned the world with their acts of kindness and strength. But not all heroes wear capes… Some wear dog tags. We’ve compiled a list of the most famous dogs in histor
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5 Ways to Keep Your Dog Warm in Winter

July 29th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
As winter crawls on, the cold becomes increasingly harder to deal with. But we’re not the only ones who feel the cold… our dogs do too! Here are 5 easy tips to help keep your dog warm this winter. Limit time spent ou
Transporting Horse

Transporting Your Horse

July 22nd, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Long gone are the days where horses would transport people from A to B. Nowadays, it’s more like people transporting horses from A to B. However often and necessary this has become, it hasn’t gotten any easier. Trave