Archive for the ‘Cat’ Category


British Shorthairs

Monday, August 12th, 2019
There are many aspects that potential cat owners need to consider before acquiring a kitten or cat, with each breed having their own unique personalities and health care needs. Petplan takes a look at the origins, temp

Pet Memory

Thursday, August 8th, 2019
We all know our pets are something special and can even remember their name, a number of tricks and where there food and water bowl are located. But just how good are our pet’s memories? Petplan will take a look at how

What to do in an Emergency?

Monday, July 29th, 2019
In the case of an emergency where your pet is involved in the accident, it is important to stay calm and not panic as your pets survival may count on you. Call your vet as soon as possible as they can advise you what to

What is Moggy Manipulation?

Thursday, July 25th, 2019
Feeling controlled by your cat? You’re not alone. Petplan explains how (and why) wily felines can get you to do whatever they want. Dogs have owners, cats have staff. As with many an old saying, this certainly contains

Why Does my Cats Tongue Feel Like Sandpaper?

Thursday, July 11th, 2019
A cat’s tongue is a very interesting and fascinating part of their anatomy. Used as a key tool in a cats grooming routine, we take a closer look at what makes a cat’s tongue so unique. Have you ever wondered why gett

Is your Pet Spoiled?

Monday, July 8th, 2019
Do you treat your puppy like a prince or princess? Perhaps your cat has the characteristics of  royalty. Petplan have put together a list of signs that prove you spoil your furry friend! Your pets meals are home coo

Cat Grooming Tips

Thursday, June 27th, 2019
Grooming your cat is not only about keeping your feline looking good; it can also benefit your cat’s health. Regular grooming of your furry friend can play a major role in keeping their coat healthy as well as your ca

Pets and Bad Weather

Monday, June 24th, 2019
Bad weather can leave your pets in a state of panic as the loud noises and bright flashes can scare and stress out your furry friend. We’ll take a look at what makes your pets so anxious during storms and how you can h

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