Dentistry

Clean, strong teeth and healthy gums are cornerstones to your pet’s overall health and well-being. Without regular care, your pet’s mouth can become home to everything from tartar and plaque buildup to gingivitis and dangerous bacteria which can eventually lead to more serious problems, like dental disease and even organ damage. Many pet owners are surprised to learn that lack of adequate dental care can even shorten their four-legged friend’s lifespan.

The good news is you can help your pet beat the odds and enjoy a clean, healthy mouth for life, simply by making a commitment to regular dental care. Veterinary Healing Center of Folsom offers comprehensive, professional pet dental care for both routine, preventative care as well as the treatment and management of existing oral health problems.

Our hospital is well-equipped and our team highly skilled in all aspects of pet dentistry. Whether it’s a simple exam or cleaning, or a more advanced procedure like an extraction or oral surgery, your pet will be in excellent hands with us! Even if you’ve never given your pet’s oral health a second thought, it’s never too late to start. We’ll get your loved one on the path to good dental health in no time!

Some of the common signs that a pet may be suffering from a dental problem include:

  • Excessive drooling
  • Bad breath
  • Changes in chewing or eating habits
  • Broken or missing teeth
  • Swollen or bleeding gums
  • Pawing at the mouth
  • Swelling on the face or around the mouth
  • Obvious pain when touched in the mouth area

If your pet exhibits one or more of these signs, it’s time to schedule a dental exam. Give us a call today. We’ll work with you to get your loved one smiling pretty for many years to come!

 

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