Monumental 17 Foot Hand Painted "California Dog and Cat Hospital" Sign c.1930
This is an original monumental 17 foot hand painted metal sign in a wooden frame that hung outside the Veterinarian Hospital in Oakland, California since 1930. The sign is one sided and shows some wear consistent with age and use.
- CREATOR California Dog and Cat Hospital, Oakland, CA.
- DATE OF MANUFACTURE c.1930s.
- MATERIALS AND TECHNIQUES Wood, Paint.
- CONDITION Good. Minor wear consistent with age and use.
DIMENSIONS H 18 in. W 17 feet D 2 in.
This California Dog and Cat Hospital was in business from 1930-2017. Lloyd A. Freitas, Doctor of Veterinary Medicine, died with family around at age 85. His practice, The California Dog & Cat Hospital, in Oakland, CA was opened by his father in 1930. Lloyd served the community for 54 years.