Archive for the ‘Cat’ Category


Understanding Pet Therapy

Monday, June 17th, 2019
Pet therapy is a way of helping people through the strength of the animal-human bond. It is an ever increasing area that sees all types of animals (in particular dogs) aiding in people’s recovery or helping them cope w

Cat Training

Friday, June 7th, 2019
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

Keeping your Pet Safe this Winter

Monday, June 3rd, 2019
The winter months are truly upon us! As warm, comfortable and cosy that we would like it to be for us, we must care for our fury friends the same way. Providing warmth and comfort during these times will help your pe

Kitten Health

Monday, May 27th, 2019
Getting a new kitten can be an amazing experience for everyone involved. They’re adorable, fluffy and are yet to get to the stage where their claws can do some damage. These little bundles of joy can put a smile on eve

Benefits of Pet Grooming

Monday, May 20th, 2019
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

Tackling Pet Obesity

Thursday, May 16th, 2019
The obesity epidemic is not only taking its toll on humans, our pets are also prone to it. Pet obesity can bring on a number of health issues including diabetes, kidney disease, high blood pressure, heart disease, and an

Cat Tail Signs

Thursday, May 9th, 2019
A cat’s tail is only one part of a series of signs to look for when a cat is expressing themselves. We look at the following cat tail movements and positions and what they could indicate. Vertical tail: A cat that has

It Takes Two

Monday, April 29th, 2019
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

My Cat Keeps Knocking Things Over

Monday, April 22nd, 2019
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

Travelling with your Cat

Monday, April 15th, 2019
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