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Mars Petcare: Dental

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.

7 mins

Lisa Milella discusses studies into forces a dog’s teeth can withstand when chewing and the likelihood of dental injury.

22 mins

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.

5 mins

This article focuses on a previously unrecognised tooth fracture noticed by the referring veterinary surgeon during a routine dental scale and polish.

8 mins