It seems Australia's 'Long Hot Summers' are becoming even longer - especially with the El Niño effect.
The result? - S N A K E S! - And unfortunately the snake bite is not always the end of it.
If your pet survives there are often other even even more costly side-effects that need to be treated.
Prevention is better than cure according to Nadia Crighton who has some simple yet often forgotten tips in this short podcast courtesy of Pet Insurance Australia.