Have you ever wondered if the vaccinations your pet receives are really needed? Although getting your pet into the car for the drive to the veterinarian's office isn't always easy, skipping vaccin ...View Article
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Dental Cleaning, Digital Dental X-rays & Oral Surgery
The doctors at CAH suggest that you brush your pet's teeth daily using a cat/dog toothpaste. However, even with home brushing, at some point the doctor may recommend a professional dental cleaning. A pet dentistry is exactly the same as one you would receive, except that the pet needs to be anesthetized. Your pet's teeth will be ultrasonically and hand-scaled, the teeth and gums will be probed and charted for lesions, extractions are performed as necessary, then the teeth are polished and fluoride treated. Digital dental x-rays allow rapid radiographic evaluation of your pets teeth while minimizing the anesthetic time required. Dental x-rays allow detection of many otherwise occult painful dental problems.