your local veterinary pet store!
Everything in our one-of-a-kind shop has been carefully curated by our expert team of veterinary professionals to offer the very best for pets and their people
 Dr. Lauren Knobel​​
Dr. Lauren L. Knobel came to California from Hawaii in 1980, completed her B.A. with honors at Mills college in Oakland in 1984, and received her Doctorate in Veterinary Medicine from Colorado State University in 1990. She has practiced in Oakland since! Dr. Knobel has strong interests in client education, internal medicine, dentistry, behavior, and rehabilitative medicine. 

Dr. Knobel enjoys spending her free time sailing the bay and beyond, cooking, and playing with her 4 legged and feathered family of two dogs (Bugsy and Zeba), one cat (Keiki Hula Girl), a 30 lb African Sulcata tortoise (Leon), and 7 chickens that grace her little zoo with eggs when they decide to (and yes, they all a have names)!
 Dr. Eleanor Dunn​​
Dr. Eleanor Dunn graduated from the University of Illinois College of Veterinary Medicine.  She has practiced in the Bay Area since 1986 and in Oakland on Grand Avenue since 1989.  In 2009, she completed certification in veterinary acupuncture with the International Veterinary Acupuncture Society.  She practices a holistic approach to veterinary health care. She is a supporter of the local community, an avid local historian, and is involved with the Friends of Sausal Creek.

She and her family share their lives with Zephyr the dog (adopted from The Milo Foundation) and Tiger-Lily the cat (adopted from Oakland Animal Services)!