Archive for the ‘Cat’ Category


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

Keeping the Cat off the Kitchen Side

Monday, April 8th, 2019
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

Keeping your Indoor Cat Entertained

Monday, March 25th, 2019
The debate goes on, whether we should keep our cats inside or not. With all the dangers that the outside has to offer, and the high percentage of deaths from these dangers, many consider it best to keep our cats indoors.

3 Reasons Why your Cat is Mad at You

Monday, March 18th, 2019
Cats can be very temperamental at times. But often there is a reason. Petplan explore 3 main reasons why your Cat may not be happy with you. Your Cat is Bored Cats, particularly indoor cats, need lots of stimuli to fill

Popular Cat Names of 2019

Monday, March 4th, 2019
Believe it or not, we’re already into March! So we thought we’d put together a list of which names have been the most popular so far this year. Which names do you like? Charlie Bella George Poppy Frankie Bob Roxy Coc

Allergic to your Pet?

Thursday, February 21st, 2019
It can be a tough life for a person who loves dogs but is also allergic to them. There are thousands of people who suffer from these types of allergies. But there are now ways to treat these symptoms without having to r

Cats vs Kittens

Monday, February 18th, 2019
When it comes to choosing between a cat and a kitten, many owners prefer to opt for the kitten due to the cuteness. In saying this, people will often not take in to account their own circumstances and the behavioural cha

Dementia in Pets

Thursday, February 14th, 2019
Dementia affects around 63,000 people in New Zealand and animal experts believe it can affect our pets, too. Does dementia exist in animals? In a nutshell, yes. It’s usually known as cognitive dysfunction syndrome (CDS

A Cat’s Need to Knead

Monday, February 11th, 2019
Most cat owners know what it’s like to be kneaded. Using their front paws and alternating between right and left, your little fluff ball manipulates you as though she’s kneading dough. It’s a common and uniquely fe

Safety around Fireworks

Monday, February 4th, 2019
Fireworks are a great way for celebrating events, and can be enormous fun for all of the family. However, one member who may not be so pleased is your pet. Cats and dogs have no understanding of fireworks. Things such a