Contrary to popular belief, stinky breath isn’t something that pet owners simply must learn to live with. In fact, it’s probably a sign that your pet needs to visit the dentist.
Without the right care and attention, your companion’s mouth can become a haven for bacteria, which can spread through the bloodstream and cause many other health problems. Left untreated, dental disease can even shorten your loved one’s life.
Thankfully, with the right support, this can all be prevented.
The professional dentistry services at Heron Lakes 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 you notice any of these signs, it’s time to schedule a dental exam. We’ll identify the problem and address it quickly, improving the odds of a positive outcome. We’ll also show you how you can help keep your pet’s teeth and gums healthy and disease-free at home, in between visits.
You deserve to enjoy lots of close snuggles with your pet. The comprehensive dental services at Heron Lakes Animal Hospital can help get you there!