Give young animal lovers everything they need to examine and treat pretend pets, This toy was recognized by toy experts at the Good Housekeeping Institute for how it helps kids develop empathy. The 24-piece collection for aspiring veterinarians three and older comes with an adorable plush dog and cat and accessories galore, including a stethoscope, thermometer, syringe, ear scope, tweezers, and clamp. There are bottles, tubes, and tubs of pretend treatments and ointments, bandages and a cast for boo-boos, and even a cone to keep pets from licking, Everything, including a reusable, double-sided examination checklist for office visits, stores in a handy tote bag, so little vets can make house calls. The Examine & Treat Pet Vet Play Set makes a great gift for kids ages 3 and up. Add the Melissa & Doug Veterinary Role Play Costume Dress-up set to round out the screen-free, pretend play experience. Our interactive animal toys for kids comes with 24 pieces and a handy tote bag that provides easy storage and allows children from ages 3 and up to make house calls – and take their vet practice on the road. The package measures 10.5″ H x 13.5″ W x 3.5″ L and weighs only 1.65 pounds. For more than 30 years, Melissa & Doug has created beautifully designed imagination- and creativity-sparking products that NBC News called “the gold standard in early childhood play.” Today, Melissa & Doug is proudly partnering with the American Academy of Pediatrics to foster early brain development and help children build important life skills through play.