Rabies isn't the only disease transmitted from animals to humans. In fact, you and your pet may share more diseases than you may realize. Fortunately, it's easy to avoid these diseases or conditio ...View Article
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Our vet team at Delbrook Mall Animal Hospital is dedicated to doing everything we can to help pets stay as happy and healthy throughout every stage of life. It's why we're committed to providing excellent services, including pet dental exams and cleanings.
Your pet's dental health has such a powerful influence over its overall well-being. This is because bacteria in the mouth can infect the gums, damage the teeth, and even leach into the bloodstream where they could go on to infection organs, joints, and other tissues throughout your pet's body.
In fact, good dental health could extend your pet' lifespan by 1 to 3 years or more. Plus, dogs and cats with healthy teeth avoid common painful and uncomfortable symptoms associated with pet dental disease, including sore and bleeding gums and difficulty chewing and swallowing (let alone the unpleasant symptom for you—bad breath!).
Some of the most common pet dental problems we evaluate and treat at our clinic include:
Early detection with our North Vancouver veterinary team is essential for proper dental care, as many dental diseases don't have any warning signs for a long time. Through routine cleaning and inspection, our staff can prevent many of the above-mentioned diseases or slow their progression and/or lessen their severity if a problem does exist.
Common pet dental treatments include:
If you live near North Vancouver BC and are wondering if it's time to bring your animal in for a pet dental cleaning, and then contact Delbrook Mall Animal Hospital at (604) 904-0880 to schedule an appointment. We'd be happy to make sure your pet is as healthy as can be from tooth to tail. Call now!