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Welcome to Petplan’s blog, a space where you can read up on the latest pet-news, find out interesting facts and tips about keeping your pets happy and healthy, and share your views on hot topics.

Spring in their step

Spring in their step
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Spring is a glorious time of year, and there's no better way to enjoy it than being outdoors with your pet. Following on from our first blog about spring-cleaning for you and your pet, here we remind you of the importance of lifestyle changes and springtime dangers to be aware of.Grooming galore

Just as you pack away the winter wardrobe, and lay off the gloves and hats, your pets have lifestyle changes too, to accommodate the change in seasons.

Time for a Spring clean

Time for a Spring clean
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Spring has nearly sprung! For our pets, the excitement of the new outdoor ventures to come is nigh, and for us it's an opportunity to put the last signs of winter to bed.

In the first of our two-part blog about the advent of spring, we explore how to spring-clean and dust-bust your home for you and your pet.

New interactive Pet Health profiles

New interactive Pet Health profiles
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Over the past 36 years Petplan have helped millions of pets through all kinds of illnesses and injuries - and all this experience has enabled us to gain a unique insight into pet health.

We'd like to share this knowledge with you, so we're delighted to announce the arrival of the new Pet Health section on our website.

Spread the love

Spread the love
Posted on by Petplan
Roses, hearts and cuddly toys fill shop windows as the celebration of St. Valentine's Day approaches. Our four-legged friends provide us with unconditional love every day of the year, so who better to spend this Valentine's Day with? Why not pamper them with their favourite things. And if you are looking for Cupid's bow to strike, you could find a soul mate in another pet lover with online dating sites created for likeminded people.Date nightIn order to spoil your cat, dog or rabbit, set some playtime aside. For cats and rabbits, toys – whether homemade or newly bought – are a fantastic way to spend time together.

Top five pet events of 2014

Top five pet events of 2014
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There are many exciting pet events taking place in the UK this year, whether you want to show off your prize pooch, raise money for pet charities, or just find out more about your four-legged friends - there's something for everyone. As we don't want you to miss out, we've selected our top five for you to pop into your diary:

1. National Pet Month1 April-5 May, throughout the UKSpread the word about responsible pet ownership and celebrate life with your pets by taking part in National Pet Month.

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