Dentistry

The ABCs of veterinary dentistry: V is for ventilation monitoring

Monitoring ventilation is critical in dogs and cats undergoing dental procedures.

Periodontal disease in horses: What causes it—and how to fix it

Research is limited in this area of equine veterinary care, but one practitioner has an approach that works.

Advanced dental procedures for pets: What’s possible?

Flap surgeries, root canals and orthodontic techniques are all legitimate alternatives to extraction in many veterinary dental cases. We owe it to our clients to let them know their options.

7 veterinary dentistry tips for general practitioners

Keep pet owners informed through the entire dental examination and extraction process, soothe fears about anesthesia, make jargon-free correlations and address cost concerns with advice from Kendall Taney, DVM, DAVDC, FAVD.

The ABCs of veterinary dentistry: U is for ulcers—what a pain!

Treating these painful lesions in dogs and cats requires figuring out what's causing them.

Before the breath becomes unbearable: How vet techs can convince anyone a pet needs a dental

Reach more pets, prevent more periodontal disease and make more money for your practice with veterinary technicians who specialize in awake oral assessments.