If you enjoy your pet’s smile then keep it nice with dental care from Gresham Animal Hospital. Just as we brush our teeth 2-3 times daily, it is best to brush our pet’s teeth daily. Toothpastes specific for pets is best. Also, like we see the dentist your pet should see a veterinarian to make sure their mouths are healthy. Read more about Dental Care for you pet below.
70% of cats and dogs over the age of 3 have dental disease that needs treatment. Let’s catch the disease early before extractions may be needed. When your pet needs a dental procedure rest assured that they will receive the best care as with any surgical patient. This includes an intravenous catheter and balanced fluids with injectable and inhalant anesthesia; warming water blanket. We use high-tech dental cleaning equipment specific for pets. If we do find a possible bad tooth we can get a digital x-ray of it to see if it can be saved. Not even many human dentists use the digital X-ray technology we use for your pet to check for cavities and loose, infected teeth.
SRC: Find out more information about the dental care provided by Gresham Animal Hospital at: www.greshamanimalhospital.com/dental-care-2/