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Facts about Foals

April 8th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Horses are considered Foals for their first year of life. If you have a mare that’s almost due, it may be time to read Petplan’s 5 foal facts. Night Babies Foals are very often born in the night. This is thought to b
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Why is my Cat Knocking Everything Over?

April 4th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
My cat jumps up on to the side and wanders over to my new plant. I know exactly what he’s thinking of doing next. He looks over to me to see if I’m watching. I give him a stern look. He holds his stare whilst his paw
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Two’s a Treat

April 1st, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Deciding on whether to add a new addition to your household is a lot to think about, with many factors to consider. Petplan explore whether pets should be kept in pairs or are best left alone. Cats In the wild, cats are
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Grass Seed Danger

March 28th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Grass produces seed heads which are shaped like arrows with sharp ends. The sharp ends can stick to your pet and lodge under the skin. Naturally, causing discomfort to dogs. They can lodge anywhere but are mainly found i
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Common Horse Breeds

March 25th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
There are hundreds of different Horse breeds. However, they are all classed into four general types. These include: Hot bloods Warm bloods Cold bloods Ponies These types are categorised by the temperament of the horse, n
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How do I keep the cat off the counter?

March 21st, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Probably one of the most common issues that cat owners find is not being able to keep their cat off the kitchen counter. No matter how much we love our cats, we don’t want to find their fur in our food. So we try and t
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3 Big Fears in Dogs

March 18th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
There are many things that get our dogs feeling anxious or unnerved. Some may seem irrational to us, and some are completely understandable. We take a look at the three of the most common fears in dogs. Being Left Alone
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Travel Tips with your Cat

March 14th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
We’ve all seen the Insta famous cats who travel the world on their fancy boats and are treated to lavish days out. But most of us who own cats know that travelling with your cat is not so easy. We’ve put together a q
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First Time Horse Riding Mistakes

March 11th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Riding a Horse for the first time will be far from perfect. There are many things to learn and many mistakes you’ll make along the way. But there are some lessons that you don’t need to learn for yourself. Securing
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Popular Names of 2019: The Doggy Edition

March 7th, 2019 by Petplan Australia
Following on from our last blog, the most popular cat names, we decided to take a look at which names took the top spot for dogs this year. Surprisingly, some names still haven’t been knocked out of the top 5 for four