June 8th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Stringhalt is a somewhat common disease in Australia, but what is it exactly and how can you help your horse? Petplan will take a look in to stringhalt, the causes, diagnosis and treatment for your horses. What is string

Big dog breeds: what to consider

June 6th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Living with a large, boisterous dog can be an incredibly rewarding experience. However, whilst a big dog can be perfect for many people, potential owners should be aware of many different considerations including the ext

Guide to every breed of pet owner

May 25th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
For every type of pet there is a different type of pet owner. This means they all see pet insurance differently too – from an essential part of caring for their best friend to a costly necessity or even an unnecessary

Ross River Fever

May 25th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Ross River Fever (RRF) is a serious disease that is carried through mosquitoes and distributed through horses and sometimes people. The disease is spread throughout Australia most commonly during the warmer months (Septe
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Most popular dog names of 2017

May 19th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
When it comes to naming your beloved new puppy, the decision can be excruciatingly hard! Traditional names such as Spot, Fluffy and Patch that described the look or personality of the pet have seemed to been taken over w

Tips for the first time breeder

May 17th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Once you’ve discovered your pet is expecting a litter you will need to prepare carefully both for the arrival of the puppies or kittens and to ensure that your dog or cat is kept in the best possible health in preparat

Preparing to Say Goodbye to Your Pet

May 16th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
There comes a time in every pet owner’s life where their furry friend’s time runs out. It’s the inevitable that we try so hard to avoid. This sad time can often come very suddenly and leave the owner in a state of

Angle Load Horse Float vs Straight Load Horse Float

May 11th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Buying a horse trailer is one of the toughest choices for any horse owner. With all the different options and combinations available, it is no wonder the decision can be pondered upon for many weeks. One of the greatest

A Further Look Into What Petplan Products Cover

May 4th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
At Petplan, we pride ourselves on the range of cover we offer our customers. As we are solely focused on Pet Insurance, we are able to formulate policies that best suit each pet owner’s needs and wants. As shown b

Different Types of Horse Arenas

May 4th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Have you ever thought of building your own horse arena? If so, then I’m sure you are well aware of all that goes in to making the perfect arena for your horses. If not, let us show you what you will need to consider wh