Protect Your Pets from Halloween Dangers

Did you know that the fall season can be full of dangers for our best friends? The Thornhill Pet Hospital team wants to provide education to our clients to help them keep their best friends safe at all times. We invite you to check out some tips about the most common fall and Halloween hazards […]

Natural Disaster Preparedness

From earthquakes to tornados, California is prone to several types of natural disasters, many of which can hit without warning, so it’s important to be prepared. In fact, the chances of an earthquake occurring in the city of Oakland are much higher than the state average as well as the national average. While there are […]

Zoonotic Diseases

In 64 million American household’s pets are a source of joy and perhaps even the key to longer, healthier lives. However, pet-owning households with young children, pregnant women, and people with weakened immune systems need to be aware that their animals can play host to disease-causing microorganisms. Humans are not likely to catch a disease […]

Scents and Sensitivity: Dogs Know When We’re Happy or Angry

Science is proving what pet owners have long believed: Dogs understand what we’re feeling. Specifically, dogs can recognize the difference between a happy and an angry human face, a study published Thursday in Current Biology suggests. It’s the first research to show definitively that dogs are sensitive to our facial expressions, says coauthor Ludwig Huber, […]