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If you're concerned about over-indulging and over-heating this holiday season, then spare a thought for our four-legged friends.

With summer on the way, pet owners are being warned not to let their dogs or cats become one of the estimated thousands of snakebite statistics recorded in Australia each year.

A husband and wife vet science team has developed a guide to help parents introduce their new baby to the family pet.

The University of Melbourne’s Veterinary Hospital in Werribee will open its doors to around 7000 visitors this Sunday 25 March.

Veterinarians from the University of Melbourne are warning pet owners to take special care of their pets during the festive season and the hot summer holidays.