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Preparing for Horses during Bushfire Season

November 26th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Bushfires are common throughout Australia. With high temperatures and dry summers come conditions of high fire danger. People put themselves at risk trying to save their pets and livestock at the last minute when under t
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Pet Bushfire Safety

November 22nd, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Are you and your pets ready for bushfires this summer? Bushfires are extremely dangerous and threaten homes and lives of both humans and animals. Having a plan of action in case of an emergency is essential to getting ou
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Do Horses get Hay Fever?

November 19th, 2018 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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Springtime Dangers

November 15th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Warmer weather and lighter evenings equal more time spent enjoying our gardens, starting with simple weeding and planting. But while many of the plants that we commonly keep are beautiful to look at, these garden favouri
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Equine Health in Spring

November 12th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
As the weather changes, so does the body and the way it deals with the environment around us. This is the same for all animals, especially when it comes to spring and the weather starts to warm up. Petplan will take you
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10 Foods for Dogs to Avoid

November 8th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Caffeine Most owners are aware that Caffeine is poisonous to dogs. However, not all may realize all of the food products it can be found in. These products include all forms of coffee, tea, soda, energy drinks, weightlif
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Nine Lives

November 5th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
  Cats have a long history of mystery and magic, worshiped and feared by many. In ancient Egypt, cats were seen to be sacred animals with supernatural powers, who were worshiped by gods. But do cats really have nine
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3 Tips to Keep Your Dog Healthy

November 1st, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Here are three tips to keep your dog healthy and happy: Vaccinations Although it may involve going to the vet in the first place, once your dog has had their vaccinations it will help keep them away for longer. Vaccine
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Halloween Pet Safety Tips

October 30th, 2018 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
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Has your Dog Got Separation Anxiety?

October 29th, 2018 by Petplan Australia
Leaving your dog home alone can be a stressful situation, for dogs and owners. Your dog may start to seem anxious, or depressed when you prepare to leave the home. When left alone, your dog may act out destructive behavi