We at Peace Arch Veterinary Hospital in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, are an animal hospital serving the surrounding communities. Our professional veterinarian team loves pets and dental care. We are committed to giving your pet a good dental experience, pain-free eating, and a bright, healthy smile. Animal care is our number one priority.
What Is Pet Dental Care?
Pet dental care can be one of the important aspects of your pet’s health and wellness. It can have far-reaching effects on your pet’s entire body and mind. Pain is never fun and dental pain can be one of the worst kinds.
It can affect your pet’s general health and major organs and can cause disease development, infections, behavioral issues, depression, and irritability. Some pets even refuse to eat because it is simply too painful.
A veterinarian on our team can discuss preventative measures for dental care and various treatments to help. Together, you and a vet on our team can come up with a workable plan to give your pet the best dental care.
Symptoms and Treatment Options for Pet Dental Problems
Watch your pet for any signs of dental issues that need treatment or correction. It might be a good idea to make notes so you can relay accurate information to a vet on our team. This will better enable the vet to diagnose and treat whatever dental problem your pet may have.
Symptoms of Pet Dental Problems
These are symptoms of dental issues to make note of:
- Bad breath
- Plaque and tartar buildup
- Broken or missing teeth
- Inflamed gums
- Discolored teeth
- Pain when eating
- Overall mouth discomfort
- Pawing at the mouth
- Facial swelling
Treatment Options for Pet Dental Problems
These are a few treatment options for pet dental problems:
- Dental exam and evaluation
- Anesthesia and treatment
- Dental surgery, if necessary
- Removing plaque from gum line
- Dental cleanings
- Pain management
- Homecare for oral health
- Recommendations for dental products for pets
Pet Dental Care Services
At Peace Arch Veterinary Hospital, our animal care veterinarian team is dedicated to providing each pet with the types of skilled treatments and services that they need. We will take the appropriate measures to correct your pet’s dental problems so he can lead a healthier, happier life.
The following are a few services we offer for pet dental care:
- Anesthesia and monitoring
- Teeth cleaning
- Pet owner dental education
Get Animal Care from a Veterinarian at Our Animal Hospital
We at Peace Arch Veterinary Hospital in Surrey, British Columbia, Canada, are waiting and ready to book your pet’s dental appointment. At our animal hospital, we love animals and want to help them live their best lives by treating their health conditions and maintaining their overall wellness.
There is no better time than now to schedule your pet’s dental appointment. Call our friendly office staff to book an appointment. Call us at (604) 536-3131 for more information.