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  • Petplan recently attended the Saddleworld Melbourne International 3 Day Event which was held from the 9th to the 12th of June 2017 at Werribee Park National Equestrian Centre. There was a great amount of competitors and spectators acro...

  • Date: 15/06/17

    Take Your Dog to Work Day (also known as TYDTWD) will take place on Friday, June 23 2017 in Australia and around the world. Studies have shown that having pets in the workplace can reduce stress levels, increase productivity and improv...

  • Date: 13/06/17

    The AVA Annual Conference is the largest veterinary conference in the region and was held from the 4th of June to the 9th of June. Over the past 9 years the AVA Annual Conference has rotated around the country attracting an average of ...

  • Date: 22/05/17

    The Melbourne Dog Lovers Show was held on Friday the 5th of May till Sunday the 7th of May at the Royal Exhibition Building. Petplan had the opportunity to take part in this wonderful event by exhibiting what we had to offer to over 33...

  • Date: 03/05/17

    Pet and equine insurer Petplan has appointed Lloyd’s underwriter MS Amlin as underwriter for its business in Australia and New Zealand, ending an arrangement with Allianz that began in 2008. All new Petplan business is now underw...

  • Date: 30/03/17

    The 2017 Veterinary Nurses Council of Australia is being held from the 29th – 31st of March in Sydney. Petplan are proud silver sponsors of the annual event that is an innovative three day educational program which includes a wid...

  • WITH the summer fire season upon us, a Warrandyte North woman is helping link pet owners with volunteer animal carers on high fire danger days. Jennie Hill started a small Facebook group for people in Warrandyte last year and was overw...

  • Petplan has been working with veterinary practices, breeders, charities and pet shops for many years now, helping to strengthen the bond between the business and customers. Veterinarians Petplan helps build a financial bridge between a...

  • Date: 21/04/17

    Pet insurance can help your clients cover the cost of any unexpected veterinary treatment that their animal requires. We explain below advantages Petplan has over other pet insurance companies. Pay the Vet direct: Petplan will pay the ...

  • Unvaccinated cats group-housed in private shelters are highly susceptible to feline panleukopenia. The once vanquished viral disease feline panleukopenia has caused the death of scores of cats in Sydney in recent weeks, investigations ...

  • Petplan are happy to announce that we are on-board as the major sponsor for the QLD PetPEP Junior Activity Booklet for 2017. This program helps Australia students understand the important responsibility of looking after pets and how to...

  • The Big Day Out for Dogs is an annual festive community event held by Dogs Victoria on Sunday 11th of December at KCC Park Skye. This event showcases a wide variety of breeds, clubs and dog activities for the general public, as well as...

  • The Summer Spectacular is a 3 day event held from Friday - Sunday on December 2nd - 4th with three championship shows held over these days at the one venue! The judging panel will be made up off a range of internationally renowned judg...

  • Vet Nurses Day was on Friday the 14th of October and is an initiative of the Victorian Nurses Council of Australia to raise awareness of the importance of veterinary nurses to both the public and to the veterinary industry. It is ...

  • The Prestigious Royal Melbourne Dog Show competition concluded on Saturday the 24th of September with the Best in Show Championship. Here, the dogs judged to the best from each of the 7 groups based on the individual bre...

  • Date: 21/09/16

    Vet Nurses Day is an initiative of the Victorian Nurses Council of Australia to raise awareness of the importance of veterinary nurses to both the public and to the veterinary industry. It is a day to celebrate and recognise the contri...

  • Nationwide census – this time for pets Pet Census 2016, Australia’s most comprehensive nationwide survey for pets, has been launched on 1st September 2016 to develop a clear picture of pet ownership in Australia.   Fol...

  • The prestigious Royal Melbourne Dog Show competition runs over 7 days and will culminate with the Best in Show Championship. Here, the dogs judged to the best from each of the 7 groups based on the individual breed standards ...

  • Petplan the Pet Insurance People, were awarded the "Best Pet Insurance Company 2012", at the Master Dog Breeders Association Awards night held in Sydney recently. Petplan are proud to have achieved a 'hat trick' betwe...

  • Petplan Australasia has just launched its licensed Petplan insurance product in New Zealand through the 98-store The Warehouse retail business.From this week, Ford Kinter is creating the product and handling claims for The Warehouse.In...

  • With the 2011 Australian Bureau of Statistics Human Census having just recently taken place, Petplan have agreed to sponsor a survey to ask the nation’s Pet Owners, pet specific  set of questions to evaluate what it is like ...

  • The First known Australian case of Hendra virus affecting a dog has now been reported, this case was confirmed on the 26 Jul 2011.Hendra virus is commonly known to affect horses and humans, this year currently there have been ten cases...

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