What Do You Feed Your Horse?

November 24th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Horses have evolved to eat a very high fibre diet, therefore this should be the main portion of their feeding. This means they require slow feeding, which is forage that takes an extended time to collect and chew over ma
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Emergency kit for your pets

November 23rd, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Emergencies can come at the worst possible times and when you’re least expecting them, sometimes requiring a permanent evacuation from your home. These disasters can come in many different forms, and there are certain

Common horse health problems

November 17th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Most horses are very resilient animals, yet like all animals, they are subject to their own set of illnesses. They are susceptible to a number of common horse health problems and issues ranging from illness and disease,
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How To Give Your Cat or Dog Medicine

November 16th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Many cats and dogs dislike taking medicine – but if they need to take regular medication tablet time can become a nightmare! Petplan looks at the best tips and tricks to get your four-legged companion to take their me
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What to Do if Your Cat or Dog Goes Missing

November 14th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Every pet owner dreads the day they realise their much loved pet is lost or missing. Having the right knowledge of what to do in this situation could be the edge you need to get your pet returned to you safely. Petplan 
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Microchipping your pets: are you up to date with all the facts?

November 2nd, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Microchipping for cats and dogs is now compulsory in VIC, NSW, ACT, QLD and WA, and only compulsory for dogs in Tasmania. With saying this, it is important to microchip your pet so that in the event they become lost and
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4 tips to have a safe Halloween with your pet

October 27th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Halloween can be a tricky time to be a pet owner – especially with the holiday gaining popularity in Australia. There’s usually lots of noise, lollies and decorations which means there are plenty of hazards f

Puppy Guide

October 19th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
There are many things to consider when bringing a puppy into your home. This guide will help ensure that you are prepared and well informed before purchasing a new dog.   The Perfect Puppy: When deciding on your ne

What does your pet insurance cover?

October 12th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Searching for pet insurance can be a daunting task. There are so many different companies out there that offer pet insurance products and discounts when you sign up, that if you’re not sure what you are looking for, tr

Pet insurance for older dogs and cats

October 5th, 2016 by Petplan Australia
Thanks to the advancements in veterinary care and disease prevention, our pets are living longer than ever before. However, with this extended age comes more extensive age-related conditions and illnesses. Dogs and cats