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Category Archives: Breed profile

What to know if you’re buying a… Border Collie

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Border Collie running in a field

There are many aspects that potential dog owners need to consider before acquiring a dog or puppy and each breed has their own unique personalities and health care needs.

Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperament and common health problems of the Border Collie…

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What to know if you’re buying an… English Cocker Spaniel

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Brown Cocker Spaniel Puppy looking happy

There are many aspects that potential dog owners need to consider before acquiring a dog or puppy and each breed has their own unique personalities and health care needs.

Petplan takes a look at the origins, temperament and common health problems of the English Cocker Spaniel…

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What to know if you’re buying a… Labrador Retriever

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Black Labrador by a fire

Each breed of dog has their own unique personalities and health care needs that need to be taken into consideration.

Petplan takes a look at the things any potential owner should be aware of when considering a Labrador Retriever…

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Could you win our Guess the Breeds game?

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Against a ticking clock, how many cat, dog or rabbit breeds can you recognise? Play Petplan’s Guess the Breeds game to test your skills.

If you’re accurate – and the quickest – you could win £500 of Pets at Home vouchers.

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Breed profile: the Irish Wolfhound

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An Irish Wolf Hound in a field

From the wide range of dog, cat and rabbits we insure, we pick a Petplan ‘Breed of the Week’ to star on our Facebook page. This week, it’s the turn of the Irish Wolfhound. Here’s all you need to know about this giant of the dog world…

Standing at around a yard (about 91cm), the Irish Wolfhound is the tallest of all dog breeds and roughly the height of a small pony.

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