You Need To Know About These Four Household Pet Toxins

You Need To Know About These Four Household Pet Toxins

Keeping your pet safe at home is a full-time job, and we're here to help. Poison Prevention Week is March 19 – 25, and if you own a pet, you’ll want to know about these items you probably have sitting around your home that could prove to be fatal for your pet. Have a...

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Eight Tips That Will Get Your Cat To Use The Litter Box

Eight Tips That Will Get Your Cat To Use The Litter Box

Most cats surrendered to shelters every year are done so because of perceived behavior problems—primarily house soiling. And, most of the cats surrendered will be euthanized. It doesn’t have to be this way. Cats never eliminate outside their litter boxes out of spite....

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5 Tips to Keep Your Pet Healthy and Happy this Spring

5 Tips to Keep Your Pet Healthy and Happy this Spring

Oakland Animal Hospital offers the highest quality of veterinary care for our pets. Spring is in the air, and, as winter fades, you should keep in mind some potential pet health hazards that come along with the warmer temperatures. Keep bugs away. Is your pet on a...

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Everything You Need To Know About Pet Insurance

Everything You Need To Know About Pet Insurance

Health insurance: Whether you’re thinking about your own coverage, or you’re considering coverage for your dog or cat, it can be confusing and overwhelming. While we can’t tell you what to do about your own health insurance, here’s some information to ponder when...

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Ten Tips To Make Your Veterinary Visits Better

Ten Tips To Make Your Veterinary Visits Better

We want to make every single visit to our clinic a positive experience for you, your pet, and our veterinary care team. Today, we want to share ten tips directly from the American Veterinary Medical Association on making your next veterinary visit a great one. The...

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How To Build A Stronger Bond With Your Cat

How To Build A Stronger Bond With Your Cat

When a new puppy comes home, it’s hard to get any alone time from that point on. Cats are a little different, and we love them for it. Dating back thousands of years, dogs hunt in packs to survive, and cats stalk and hunt their prey alone. When a new cat comes home,...

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Keeping Your Pet Safe On Valentine’s Day

Keeping Your Pet Safe On Valentine’s Day

Valentine’s Day is a day filled with love, joy, chocolate, candy, and flowers - what could go wrong? Of course, these things are wonderful to give the special human in your life, but these same things can make your pet very sick. Today, we're to give you some tips on...

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Why Is My Pet’s Breath So Bad?

Why Is My Pet’s Breath So Bad?

It doesn’t matter if it’s coming from a human or an animal, bad breath is bad breath. The staff at Oakland Animal Hospital staff is here to help your pet with their oral hygiene. February is Dental Health Month, and we’re here to help your pet get their bad breath in...

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Do you smoke? Keep it far away from your pets!

Do you smoke? Keep it far away from your pets!

Non-smokers can attest, breathing in a big puff of tobacco smoke can make you feel queasy. It’s no secret that secondhand smoke is dangerous for you, but did you know that it’s also bad for your pets? The short answer is yes, pets that inhale smoke are at risk for...

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