World’s Top Dog Names for 2013

January 13th, 2014 by Petplan Australia
World Wide Popularity This past year the very first ‘world wide’ survey for the most popular dog names was conducted by dog lover Toni Perling. Data from the USA, England, New Zealand and Australia was used t

Why Your Dog Can Help You Live Longer

January 10th, 2014 by Petplan Australia
Give your pooch an extra pat because his slobbery smile could be the key to a longer life. Although the jury is still officially out when it comes to whether or not owning a dog actually helps you live longer we think t

Exercise & Your Pet’s Wellbeing

January 7th, 2014 by Petplan Australia
Exercise is important to your pet’s physical and mental well-being. Each pet is unique in his (or her) needs but whether you have a new puppy or an elderly cat if they are not receiving an adequate amount of exerci

The Pet-a-lution Challenge

January 6th, 2014 by Petplan Australia
Take the Petplan Pet-a-lution Challenge How to enter Like us on Facebook! On the Petplan Australia Facebook page find our Petplan Pet-a-lution Challenge photo and write a comment announcing your pet’s name and

New Year’s Pet-a-lutions

January 5th, 2014 by Petplan Australia
It’s that time of the year again – the time when people set goals to improve their quality of life, and make plans to do things they’ve always wanted to do and go places they’ve always wanted to g

Dog Beach Etiquette Infographic

December 18th, 2013 by Petplan Australia
Keep it classy at the Dog Beach this summer, Australia. Be sure to check out our Water Safety Tips for advice on bringing your dog to the beach, the lake, or the pool.

Pet Calorie Counter Infographic

December 16th, 2013 by Petplan Australia
Dogs and cats love food just as much, or even more, than we do! It can be so hard to resist their pleading eyes but keep in mind that your pet’s well being is affected by what and how much he or she eats. This Blog

Road Trips with Pets

December 15th, 2013 by Petplan Australia
Australia has one of the highest rates of pet ownership in the world. Considered by many as integral family members, pets regularly travel in the family car. It is also important to make sure all your passengers –

Pet Proof Your Home

December 13th, 2013 by Petplan Australia
  If you’re planning to welcome a new member of the family into your home be sure to make your house into a safe and comforting place for your new kitten or puppy. Remember that a pet is a big responsibility

DIY Doggy Toys

December 10th, 2013 by Petplan Australia
This Christmas give your furry family member a gift straight from the heart! You don’t have to spend a lot of money on toys to impress man’s best friend. Create your own dog toy using our DIY project guide or con