Archive for the ‘Dog’ Category


Why does my Dog Smell?

Monday, August 19th, 2019
Does your pooch let off an odour that is sometimes unbearable to be around? No matter how much you adore and cherish your little four-legged friends, an overpowering stench is one thing that needs to change about them!

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

Finding the Right Breeder For You

Monday, August 5th, 2019
Choosing the breed of your new puppy is a completely personal decision, as it is ultimately you who they will be spending their life with. Before deciding on the breed, ask yourself these questions: Will this breed fit i

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

Tips on Exercising with your Dog in Winter

Monday, July 22nd, 2019
The colder months makes it a little harder to drag yourself out of bed to walk your dog. As much as we would all like to stay in bed all day, duty calls, especially if your dog is eagerly awaiting a walk. Here are a few

Looking at Boarding Kennels

Thursday, July 18th, 2019
Every pet owner wants to take their four legged friend with them on holidays, however this cannot always be possible. Whether it is too expensive to bring them along; you’re going somewhere they’re not allowed; or th

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

Dog Treats

Monday, July 1st, 2019
Making your own dog treats is a fun and easy way to do something special for your four-legged family member. Home-made dog treats are a healthy alternative to store bought options because you eliminate the unhealthy addi

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