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Pet Dentistry from our Veterinarian in Colorado Springs
Dental examinations and cleanings are an important part of your pet's routine veterinary care. At Centennial Animal Hospital, we offer routine pet dental care to the pets of Centennial and the surrounding communities. We also help pet owners take care of their pet's teeth at home, so their pets can enjoy better oral hygiene throughout the year.
Our Colorado Springs Veterinarian Explains the Warning Signs of Dental Disease
As a pet owner, you should be examining your pet's teeth on a regular basis to check for signs of dental disease. The symptoms of dental disease include:
- Bleeding gums
- Red, inflamed gums
- Discolorations on the teeth and gums
- Discomfort while eating
- Reluctance to eat
- Sores in the mouth
- Loose, chipped, cracked or missing teeth
- Very bad breath
If your pet displays any of the above symptoms, this could be a clear sign that your pet needs to have his or her teeth examined and cleaned.
Centennial Animal Hospital Offers a Range of Dental Services
At Centennial Animal Hospital, we offer a range of pet dental care services. Whether you're seeking dog dental care or cat dental care, we can help. We provide the following services to our patients:
Dental examinations- Routine dental examinations are performed on your annual wellness check-up. These examinations help us determine the state of your pet's dental health, so we can make recommendations for treatment. If your pet needs to have his or her teeth cleaned, we'll let you know.
Teeth cleaning- We offer dog teeth cleaning and cat teeth cleaning services to our pet patients to remove plaque and tarter then polish the enamel. For pet patients suffering from dental disease, we recommend tooth cleaning services once per year.
Tooth extractions- Sometimes pets develop infections and dental problems that can require a tooth to be extracted. We can perform tooth extractions skillfully and efficiently.
Pet owner consultations- Many pet owners need guidance regarding pet tooth brushing and pet dental care. We can answer your questions and help you take care of your pet's teeth. We can also recommend a variety of products to help our clients care for their pet's teeth at home.
For dogs, daily brushing is best, we offer Enzadent Dental Kits and CET flavored toothpaste. We also recommend OraVet Dental Hygiene Chews following a dental, they provide a thin layer of protection to prevent plague from building up. CET Veggie Dent Chews, and Denahex Oral Care chews are both great for dogs that already have a build-up of plaque and tarter.
For cats, we recommend daily tooth brushing with the Enzadent or CET flavored toothpaste. For those cats that don’t tolerate brushing, we recommend CET oral Hygiene Chews for cats. We'll help you decide which products are right for your pet.
Contact our Veterinarian in Colorado Springs to Learn More about Pet Dental Care
As your pet's veterinarian in Centennial, we can help your pet maintain clean, healthy teeth and gums. We believe that dental health is so important that we offer dental month twice annually, in February and October. During dental month, dental services are 5% off, or $25 off your bill, whichever is better for you! To make an appointment with the cat or dog dentist, contact us today at 719-528-1693.