equine

Horse Trail Riding Destinations

January 20th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
Horse trail riding is becoming increasingly popular as the opportunities to explore some of the world’s most amazing destinations and sceneries are easily accessible on horseback. In saying this, our own backyard is on
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Are you Helping your Cat Age Gracefully?

January 16th, 2020 by Petplan
Cats glide through life with ease and grace. But as they grow older things start to slow down. Although they age much better than dogs, it can still be a hard process for cats. One that requires extra care and attention
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Hiking with your dog

January 9th, 2020 by Petplan Australia
If you love the outdoors, I’m sure you’re canine companion would be able to make them much more enjoyable by accompanying you. Your pup will love the freedom that comes with hiking as well as allowing them to explore
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Common Cat Training Mistakes

July 5th, 2018 by Petplan
There is a common misconception that cats are too difficult to train, or not trainable at all. Owners often make the same mistakes, which is what makes it seem impossible. But cats are intelligent, and can be perfect pet
Nail Clipping

Alternatives to Nail Clipping

June 28th, 2018 by Petplan
Some dog owners know all too well the struggle of trying to cut their pet’s nails. It can be arduous process as many pets don’t like their paw area being handled. Pets begin to stress out and can become agitated and
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Got a Furry Pet? Here is the Fur-indicator.

June 21st, 2018 by Petplan Australia
The most visible indicator of a pet’s health is their coat. Shiny and soft to touch shows that your pet is well nourished with essential fatty acids. Even though all breeds have different coats, you can always spot a g
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Preparing for high vet bills

June 14th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Knowing how unpredictable horses can be, it isn’t any surprise that they can always find a way to hurt themselves no matter how safe you make their area. Each time they get injured, there is always a vet bill that com
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Basic horse care

June 7th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Learning basic horse care is the first step you should take before even thinking about bringing your new horse home. There are many important responsibilities associated with owning a horse as they are a long-term commit
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Dealing with equine emergencies

May 31st, 2018 by Petplan Australia
When it comes to our horses and their safety, we try as hard as possible to not let anything happen to them. However even with the greatest care and protection, at some point in time, we will have to respond to an emerge
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Hoof cracks – what you need to know

May 24th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
As a horse is constantly on their feet, developing hoof cracks at some point in their life is inevitable. Many of these will heal themselves over time with the right nutrition and hoof care; however, there is a wide rang