horseriding

Horseback Riding Tips

July 25th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Horseback riding is refreshing, invigorating and fun, but all this excitement comes with risks. Riding your horse is also scary and dangerous to a certain extent. It involves speed, strength and the unpredictable nature
Puppy Sleep Au

Puppies and Sleep Time

July 22nd, 2019 by Petplan Australia
A new puppy can be very similar to having a young baby in the house, which is why they need to be treated accordingly. We need to teach them how to use the toilet, socialising and very importantly, there sleeping schedul
Pet therapy

Understanding Pet Therapy

July 18th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Animals, especially dogs, seem to have a special ability when it comes to healing. This is evident in the amount of pet therapy animals available for a wide range of therapeutic jobs. These therapies can be suited for pe
puppy toilet au

Puppies and Toilet Training

July 15th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Toilet training your puppy is of top priority when you first bring your four legged friend home. Not only will you be creating good habits for your new pet, you will also be strengthening the bond between the two of you.
Horse Emergency

Dealing with Equine Emergencies

July 11th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
When it comes to our horses and their safety, we try as hard as possible to not let anything happen to them. However even with the greatest care and protection, at some point in time, we will have to respond to an emerge
Yorkie puppy getting haircut

Why is Pet Grooming Important?

July 8th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Grooming your pet is an important routine that should be maintained regularly. Pet grooming should be more than just brushing and washing, it should include cleaning teeth, checking ears and clipping nails. When we negle
cat training

Cat Training Tips

July 1st, 2019 by Petplan Australia
With the right motivation, cats can also be trained in a range of tricks and behaviours. While they may not be as easy to train as a dog, finding the right thing to motivate your cat is the key to success. We look at som
Dog Dirty

Why Does My Dog Smell?

June 27th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Does your pooch let off an odour that is sometimes unbearable to be around? No matter how much you adore and cherish your little four legged friend, an overpowering stench is one thing that needs to change about them! No
fat cat au

Watching Your Pet’s Weight

June 24th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Just like us humans, when animals are carrying extra weight it is harder to be active, enjoy every day activities, and increases the risk of serious health issues. Pet obesity can bring on a number of health issues incl
equine-insurance

Winter Health Problems for Horses

June 20th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Horse safety in winter should be a number one priority; however no matter how much time you put in to protecting your horses, there are a number of potential illnesses and problems that can arise. Petplan will take a l