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Understanding routine care cover

July 10th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
In the pet insurance industry, there is a wide debate about whether or not including routine care cover in policies is worth it – or is it just an added expense that many pet owners do not need? Routine Care is the pro
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Winter health problems for horses

July 6th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Horse safety in winter is our number one priority; however no matter how much time we put in to protecting our horses, there are a number of potential illnesses and problems that can arise. Petplan will take a look at 5
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Winter dehydration in horses

July 5th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Winter can bring along a host of problems for horses, one of the main ones being dehydration. Many people think that because it is cold their horses won’t want to drink much which can lead to your horse suffering from
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Puppy Training: Toileting

July 3rd, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Bringing home a new puppy is an exciting time but it can also be a very steep learning curve, especially when it comes to toilet training. Petplan shares how to toilet train your pup and overcome these initial challenge
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What to know if you’re buying a Bengal Cat

June 26th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
There are many aspects that potential cat owners need to consider before acquiring a cat or kitten and each breed has their own unique personalities and health care needs. Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperamen
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Equine Vaccinations

June 22nd, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Many equine vaccinations are standard and will be administered for all horses, although there are a range of vaccinations that will only be prescribed if there is a significant risk to the horse due to a possible outbrea
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10 questions breeders should be asking buyers

June 20th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
As a responsible breeder, you want to be very upfront with your customer, and hope that they will be upfront as well. A great breeder has the best interests of their puppies in mind, not whoever has the money. To work ou
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Pet Phobias

June 19th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Phobias are extremely common in humans – but our pets can also suffer from seemingly irrational fears. Many of the things that scare both humans and animals are a result of responses built up over millions of years of
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What to know if you’re buying a Jack Russell Terrier

June 15th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
There are many aspects that potential dog owners need to consider before acquiring a dog or puppy and each breed has their own unique personalities and health care needs. Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperamen
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Is your dog eating too quickly?

June 13th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Some dogs are notoriously fast eaters, barely having time to breathe as they scoff down their meals. This can make mealtime even harder if there are multiple dogs that eat at a different pace, allowing for competition co