Merrimac Valley Animal Hospital stresses the importance of ongoing pet dental care for the health of your best friend. We advocate ongoing preventive care to help provide longer, healthier, and happier lives for our companion animals. Dental disease is a very common concern for pets and it often goes untreated for far too long. We believe in proactive dentistry to help our veterinarians identify signs of oral health concerns.
A pet’s complete dental will include the following treatments:
- Tartar and plaque removal
- Extraction of diseased teeth, if necessary
- Complete oral radiographs to check for underlying signs of decay
During your pet’s complete dental care, we’ll strive to eliminate bad breath through the scaling off of tartar and the removal of bacteria from below the gumline. Bacteria beneath the gumline is especially dangerous as it can get into the bloodstream and affect other organs such as the liver and kidneys!
Help keep your pet healthier and safer, with ongoing dental care.