Mars Petcare: Dental
This article focuses on a previously unrecognised tooth fracture noticed by the referring veterinary surgeon during a routine dental scale and polish.7 mins
A dog with difficulty eating and signs of facial pain avoided extraction by undergoing treatment to close off exposed dentin, as well as a root canal treatment to fix a fractured canine tooth.
A trip to the vet for a facial swelling led to the unexpected discovery of a fractured deciduous right maxillary canine, pulp exposure and a discharging periapical sinus.
Lisa Milella discusses studies into forces a dog’s teeth can withstand when chewing and the likelihood of dental injury.