Contrary to popular belief, bad breath isn’t something that pet owners simply must learn to live with. In fact, halitosis is usually a sign that your pet needs to visit the dentist.
Without proper care, an animal’s mouth can attract bacteria, which can spread through the bloodstream and cause several other health problems. Left untreated, dental disease can even shorten your best friend’s life.
Thankfully, with the right support, this can all be prevented.
The professional dentistry services at Southern Hills Animal Hospital include both routine, preventative care as well as advanced treatment for existing oral conditions.
Some of the signs of dental disease in companion animals include, but are not limited to:
If your pet is showing any of these signs, it’s time to book a dental appointment. We’ll identify the problem and address it quickly, improving the prognosis for your loved one. We’ll also show you ways that you can help keep your pet’s teeth and gums healthy and disease-free year-round.
You deserve to enjoy lots of close snuggles with your four-legged friend. The comprehensive dental services at Southern Hills Animal Hospital can help get you there!