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Thinking About Getting a Dog?

April 4th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Author: Cathy Beer, Founder of www.pets4life.com.au Pets give us the greatest joy, not to mention many health benefits! But sadly, thousands of dogs end up in over-burdened animal shelters every year. Many new pet owners
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What To Do About Pet Toileting Problems

April 3rd, 2017 by Petplan Australia
You never know when your pet might become a toilet rebel. But what’s behind it, and what can you do? ‘Inappropriate elimination’ – two sinister words that strike fear into every pet owner – can happ
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2016 Petplan Pet Census: Finance

March 30th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Pet purchasing and purchases Pets can be very expensive, however we found out that a vast majority (94%) do still buy/pay for their pets. This of course still includes those who pay for adoption fees from shelters, which
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How to Prevent Grey Horses From Getting Melanomas

March 30th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
As most horse owners are aware, grey horses are more prone to developing melanomas as they have more pigmented skin, and melanoma tumours arise from mutation in the cells that make up pigmented skin. Many reports suggest
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5 Social Media Tips for Business-Savvy Breeders

March 27th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Growing your social media and web design following allows you to showcase your litters, achievements and even share your interesting (and entertaining!) breeding experience. These tips can help you make the most of mark
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Safety Tips When Floating Your Horse

March 24th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Taking your horse to and from places is a part of many owners’ lives. However, it is imperative that you follow proper safety procedures in order for safe travel for both you and your horse. There are a lot of diff
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2016 Petplan Pet Census: Health

March 23rd, 2017 by Petplan Australia
In 2016, Petplan created a Pet Census that ran over a couple of months in order to gather data about pet ownership in Australia. Over the next few weeks, we will explore this data in the form of their categories. This we
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The Unexpected For Life

March 20th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
We all love our four legged friends and would go to any lengths possible to make them better in the case of an accident or illness. However, many owners have to face the difficult decision whether to choose money or thei
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20 Horse Facts

March 15th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Horses “lock” their legs to avoid collapsing while sleeping standing up. Horses and other equines eat constantly, because their digestive systems aren’t efficient. Horses bear their weight on a single d
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All By Myself

March 14th, 2017 by Petplan Australia
Do our pets miss us when they’re left on their own? And if so, how does it affect them? Petplan takes a look at the issues of separation anxiety. You’re about to leave the house when you catch your pet’s eye. Is th