Snake season is now upon us.

Please be very vigilant when walking your dog this summer…. As there have been a many already. To help protect your pets from possible snake bite, keep your property clear of rubbish and garden litter where snakes can potentially hide. Snakes are also are also attracted to food and water sources, so don’t leave your dog/cat food out all day to attract a hungry snake.

If you see your pet get bitten or suspect they may have, IMMEDIATE VETERINARY TREATMENT IS NECESSARY. Call 9796 5800 to let us know you are on your way, This way we can have our emergency team on standby ready for your arrival.

You can also teach your dog to stay away from snakes. Animal Ark wildlife education and training  run a snake avoidance program for dogs , which is quick, and effective protection for your pet.