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Protect Your Dog’s Hearing, Identifying The Symptoms

January 9th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Compared to dogs, we have a pretty puny sense of hearing. We don’t hear nearly as much, nor are we as good at judging where sounds are coming from. Dogs’ hearing is roughly four times more sensitive than ours. They c
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Activities you can enjoy with your dog

January 5th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
There are numerous activities for you and your dog to be involved in with many of these involving one main attribute, obedience. The amount of career opportunities that are available to dogs is endless – searching, res
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Prevention and Control of Flies For Horses

December 22nd, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Flies are a common pest when working with horses and are often irritatingly persistent. Not only are they annoying, flies can also be carriers for human and horse related diseases. Horses tend to stomp when flies land on
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Tips to Keep Your Pet Calm Around Fireworks

December 22nd, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Fireworks are a great way for celebrating events, and can be enormous fun for all of the family. However, one member who may not be so enamoured is your pet. Cats and dogs have no understanding of what’s going on, and
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Keeping your pets safe during the festive season

December 20th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
The holiday season is almost here, with everyone gearing up for some time off with friends and family. As we finish off our Christmas shopping and prepare for visitors or travelling, it is important to keep our pet’s h

Would You Know What To Do If Your Pet Was Involved In An Accident?

December 16th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
In the case of an emergency where your pet is involved in the accident, it is important to stay calm and not panic as your pets survival may count on you. Call your vet as soon as possible as they can advise you what to
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Travel Tips For Taking Your Pet on Holidays

December 15th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
What is a holiday when you can’t take every member of the family, and that includes your pets. Many people feel as though their dog or cat is a major part of their family and couldn’t bare leaving them at home or in

How Expensive is Horse Insurance?

December 15th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Horses are an extremely expensive investment, and therefore should be protected. Not only is it the general expenses that comes with buying a horse, their vet bills are quite substantially larger than most other domestic
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What To Know if You’re Buying a Border Collie

December 13th, 2016 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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Finding The Right Breeder For You

December 12th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Choosing the breed of your new puppy is a completely personal decision, as it is ultimately you who they will be spending their life with. Before deciding on the breed, ask yourself these questions: Will this breed fit i