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Melbourne Rabbit Clinic is located at 57 Austin Street (Corner Austin Street and Alma Avenue) Ferntree Gully, 3156 Opening Hours Monday………….9am – 7.30pm Tuesday………….9am – 5.30pm Wednesday……..9am – 7.30pm Thursday…………9am – 5.30pm Friday……………..9am – 5.30pm Saturday……………..9am – 1pm Sunday………………….CLOSED   Please call on (03) 9758 8851 to make an appointment

Dangers of dehydration – dealing with gut stasis and lethargic bunnies in the heat of summer

It’s summer, and the warm weather has hit Melbourne with its usual enthusiasm. Both the extreme heat and the hot-cold-hot-cold weather patterns are hard on our little furry friends, and unfortunately at Melbourne Rabbit Clinic we have been seeing a lot of dehydrated bunnies with gut stasis. Rabbits originated in cooler areas of Europe, and in the wild hide from the heat in cool

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Website issues, click for more information!

Hello friends!  You may have noticed that our website is less buns-and-guinea-pigs and more happy-suns-and-rainbows lately.  This is because just before the holiday break our website got hit by some particularly nasty malware, crashing it and erasing our old and usable framework.  We’re working on getting it back to normal (though this is taking some time because summer is a busy time with many

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Hoppy Holidays!

It’s time for end of year holidays for all of us at Melbourne Rabbit Clinic   Just like that, 2016 is drawing to a close!  As always we will be closed over the  Christmas/New Year period; our last open day of the year will be Saturday 24 December, and we’ll be back open for 2017 on Tuesday 3 January.  We’d like to thank all of

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Summer is Coming

The importance of heat avoidance October heat has hit Melbourne over the last week, and we have already heard lots of stories of toasty buns (and piggies).  As the weather warms up we just want to remind everyone that our little furry friends are not as good at dealing with the heat as we are.  While we can strip down to our undies and

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