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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.

Hero Stories of Service Dogs and Animals

Hero Stories of Service Dogs and Animals
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Cat Dog Advice
With the recent news of the heroic police dog Finn, who risked his life to protect his handler, PC Wardell, Petplan have decided to look back at their most inspiring service animal stories.

Are Dogs Colour Blind?

Are Dogs Colour Blind?
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Cat Dog Advice
It’s a topic that’s long been debated and discussed; are dogs colour blind? This idea has been widely accepted for decades, but is everything in a dog’s world really black and white?

How to prepare your home for a new pet

How to prepare your home for a new pet
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Cat Dog Advice
Introducing a new pet to your home for the first time can be daunting for our furry friends. Your pet will most likely be both nervous and excitable, and you’ll want to make sure he or she is as comfortable as can be.

Teaching your cat new tricks

Teaching your cat new tricks
Posted on by Petplan
This article contains: Cat Advice Training
Sit, stay and fetch… Those are just for dogs, right? No - contrary to popular belief, our feline friends can master these tricks too. You can teach your cat these tricks, both old and young. But, unlike dogs, cats aren’t likely to be motivated by praise and require patience, practice and a lot of rewards

Rabbit Health A Guide to Maintaining a Healthy Weight

Rabbit Health A Guide to Maintaining a Healthy Weight
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This article contains: Rabbit Health Diet
Keeping an eye on your bunny's weight will make sure he doesn't pile on the pounds or become too thin – both can be a sign of health problems as well as dietary issues. Petplan takes a look into maintaining a healthy weight for your rabbit, and how to tell if your bunny is overweight or underweight.
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