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Correct Saddle Fitting

October 7th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Correct saddle fitting can make all the difference to both you and your horse when it comes to comfort and safety. An ill-fitting saddle could give your horse sores as well as make you uncomfortable as you ride. Although

2019 Royal Melbourne All Breeds Championship Show

October 3rd, 2019 by Petplan Australia
The Royal Melbourne Championship Dog Show is the largest of its kind in the Southern Hemisphere. The RMS All Breeds Championship Show was first held by the Department of Agriculture in 1874, and saw 213 dogs enter. This
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Moggy Manipulation

September 30th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Feeling controlled by your cat? You’re not alone. Petplan explains how (and why) wily felines can get you to do whatever they want. Dogs have owners, cats have staff. As with many an old saying, this certainly contains
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Understanding a Horses Body Language

September 25th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Your horse’s body language can provide clues to his physical wellbeing. Petplan will take a look at some of the body signals and what they mean when trying to read what your horse is saying. Tail Low: this is a sign of
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Travelling With Pets

September 23rd, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Taking a pet on holiday with you may sound like a good idea, but their welfare must be your primary concern. It is important to think about where you are going, and what the conditions will be like – both during th

The 2019 Royal Melbourne Show

September 19th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
The Royal Melbourne Show kicks off this weekend and we’re bringing you everything you need to know about the All Breeds Championship Dog Show. Whether you are a veteran of the Show or a beginner, Petplan has you covere

Jobs and Careers within the Horse Industry

September 16th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Whether it is a career associated with riding, horse care and breeding and health care, there are many different occupations you can consider if you love horses. Here are some jobs that are related to the horse industry.
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Pets and Mental Health

September 12th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
  All pet owners know the immediate benefits of sharing their lives with a companion, however there is an abundance of physical and mental health advantages that come from being around your furry friend. Having a pe

Tick Season and Your Dog

September 9th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Ticks are a common problem within Australia, especially among dogs, with the season starting around September. This means that the beginning of spring is the ideal time to remind yourself to protect your pets from these
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Spring Pet Care

September 5th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, bees are buzzing and the weather is warming up. It can only mean one thing, Spring is upon us. Spring brings with it several hazards for your fury friends. We take a look at some