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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.

Why do dogs lick you?

Why do dogs lick you?
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This article contains: Dog
Dogs lick themselves in nature for several reasons. It helps them with healing, grooming, social interactions and even nurturing their young. Why do dogs lick us though? Are they giving us love or is it for another reason?

How to stop cats scratching furniture

How to stop cats scratching furniture
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This article contains: Cat
Even the most patient of pet owners recognise the irritation that can come from hearing our cat’s claws scraping down the side of the sofa.

6 Benefits of having a pet

6 Benefits of having a pet
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This article contains: Dog
Thinking of getting a pet? Find the right pet at the right time and the benefits for you both will be endless. Discover more about the positive impact of pet ownership with these handy facts and figures.

Setting up an indoor rabbit hutch

Setting up an indoor rabbit hutch
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If you’ve always wanted a rabbit but don’t have a garden, why not try an indoor rabbit hutch? Petplan looks at safely setting up an indoor rabbit hutch

The History of Cats

The History of Cats
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This article contains: Cat
These days, if someone mentions cats, it’s usually in the context of the cat being their pet, their friend, or even a member of their family.
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