Do Horses get Hay Fever?

November 11th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
During the Spring and Summer times, many people will suffer from hay fever – making their eyes itch, noses run, and generally knock the energy out of them. Although it is somewhat different, horses are able to contract
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Does My Cat Love Me?

November 7th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Cats are often associated as being less loving and affectionate than other pets. Cats show their love and affection in many different ways. We look at five different actions your cat does to show their love and affection
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6 Fruits Dogs Can Eat

November 4th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Fruit is not only beneficial to us humans, some different types of fruit are great for your dog too. Fruits can help to strengthen a dog’s immune system, aid their digestion and even also reduce inflammation. We take a

Halloween Pet Safety Tips

October 31st, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Halloween is a fun holiday for families and children to enjoy. But for our pets, it can be a scary time. Keep your pets safe this Halloween by following these simple steps! Hide the chocolates Keep your spooky treats wel

Worming Your Horse

October 28th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Worming your horse regularly should be of top priority as they are susceptible to a number of internal parasites – along with a number of species of worms. These worms can include strongyles, roundworms, tapeworms, pin
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Life Stages of A Cat and Dog

October 24th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Cats and Dogs are susceptible to a variety of illnesses at all ages, whether it be when they are a puppy or kitten, or an older animal. It is important to be aware of these and know what to look out for during all stages
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4 Dog Breeds that Resemble a Fox

October 21st, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Have you ever looked at a dog and mistaken it for a fox? Dogs and foxes have many genetic similarities therefore they share many physical traits. They alongside wolves and dingos are part of the Canidae biological family
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Poisonous Plants to Horses

October 17th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Sometimes when we let our horses out to pasture, it can be hard to eliminate all potentially fatal plants that can harm our horses once digested. Here at Petplan, we have created an easy to use infographic of some harmfu
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Four Things Cats Love

October 14th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Cats like and dislike various things. The likes of a cat vary from one cat to another and as an owner you have to recognise when your cat’s interest changes, so you can keep them engaged and happy. Petplan look at four
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Different Pet Phobias

October 10th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Many of the things that scare both humans and animals are a result of responses built up over millions of years of evolution. For example, we are scared of loud noises and heights because they can cause us harm, meaning