It’s just as vital for dogs and cats to see a dentist on a regular basis as it is for humans. The oral health of your pet is linked to their overall wellness.
Alamogordo Animal Hospital
We stay on the cutting edge of pet dentistry
We recognize the importance of your pet to your family, which is why we strive to provide the best services possible to keep your pet healthy. Find out more about our pet dentistry services in the sections below.
Pet Dentistry services at Alamogordo Animal Hospital
Did you know that poor oral health can lead to infections that can spread through the bloodstream to affect major organs such as your pet’s liver, kidneys, and heart?
Just as it’s important for you to see a dentist regularly, it’s important for dogs and cats as well. Your pet’s oral health is directly connected to their overall health. Signs of dental disease include bad breath, loose, broken, or missing teeth, yellow or brown teeth, red, inflamed, or bleeding gums, difficulty or pain when chewing, pawing at the mouth, and excessive drooling. If you notice any of these symptoms, please contact our team and we’ll be happy to help.
We are proud that we have the most up-to-date equipment to treat dental disease, including digital dental x-rays. This allows us to detect if there is any disease beneath the gum line that we would not be able to see otherwise. We are often able to see undetected abscesses, broken teeth, resorbed roots, retained roots, and more thanks to dental radiographs.