Archive for the ‘Cat’ Category

 

Allergies in Dogs and Cats

Thursday, January 16th, 2020
From fleas and mites to shampoos and toys, there are many causes of itchy, sensitive skin. What are the main causes of pet allergies, and how can I spot them? The main sign is scratching, which often results in skin irr

Cat Tails

Thursday, January 9th, 2020
While it is commonly known that dogs wag their tail at the sign of excitement or greetings, cats on the other hand, have a much more mystery surrounding their tail wags. They can portray a range of emotions and feeling t

Pet Christmas Safety

Monday, December 23rd, 2019
Christmas can be a very fun and exciting time! Enjoying all the festivities, spending time with your loved ones and eating the array of different food, are just some of the things that make Christmas such a wonderful t

Hairless Cat Breeds

Monday, December 16th, 2019
Cats are usually associated with being soft and fluffy however there are a few cat breeds which do not have a lot of fur on them. ‘Hairless’ cats are truly unique when it comes to physical appearance however they are

Different Cat Meows

Thursday, December 5th, 2019
  You may be surprised to learn that Cats do not meow to Cats. Cats are able to communicate with one another through touch, scent, facial expressions and body language. So why do they meow at us? It is believed by m

Should you Shave your Pet for Summer?

Monday, December 2nd, 2019
As summer is now in full swing and the days are longer and hotter, we tend to shed clothes until we are down to shorts or swimsuits. As a responsible pet owner, we want what is best for our furry friends. However, is it

Things Cats Love

Thursday, November 21st, 2019
Cats like and dislike various things. The likes of a cat vary from one cat to another and as an owner you have to recognise when your cat’s interest changes, so you can keep them engaged and happy. Petplan look at four

Taking your Pet on Holiday

Thursday, November 14th, 2019
You’ve got a vacation coming up but you’re not sure whether you should bring your pet along with you. Petplan will take you through some key tips and ideas for vacationing with pets. What are your options? Before you

Pet Care During the Spring Season

Thursday, November 7th, 2019
Flowers are blooming, birds are chirping, bees are buzzing and the weather is warming up. It can only mean one thing, Spring is upon us. Spring brings with it several hazards for your fury friends. We take a look at some

Halloween Pet Safety Tips

Thursday, October 31st, 2019
Halloween is a fun holiday for families and children to enjoy. But for our pets, it can be a scary time. Keep your pets safe this Halloween by following these simple steps! Hide the chocolates Keep your spooky treats wel