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Dental disease, easy to prevent, is a major health concern

Andrea Putt, DVM, conducts an oral exam on Penny.

The facts about dental disease might surprise you.  I am not a veterinarian, but I do know that dental disease in pets: 178 more words

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How Doggy Breath Could Save Your Pet's Life

Disclaimer: The information provided in this article is not a substitute for professional veterinary help. See your veterinarian for advice suited specifically to your dog. 1,708 more words


Will I experience sensitivity around the filling following the procedure?

Tooth sensitivity following placement of a filling is fairly common. A tooth may be sensitive to pressure, air, sweet foods, or temperature. Usually, the sensitivity resolves on its own within a few weeks. 314 more words

442 Billion $

442 billion dollars is the total world wide cost per year due to dental disease according to the International and American Associations for Dental Research. You can check out their report with this link… 270 more words


The Most Compelling Reason to Floss Your Teeth

There’s a proven connection between poor dental health and dementia. What’s that you say? Yes, it’s true. Here are links to two separate studies on that topic: 342 more words

Why we need modern dental software and interoperability

Why we need modern dental software and interoperability

It has always been troubling to me that patients spend years under the care of a dentist and then when moving to another practice there is loss of continuity. 645 more words


Dental Care For Dogs and Cats

At Castle Vets in Reading, we see a huge number of pets every month with some form of dental disease. Periodontal disease is the most common dental condition and affects both dogs and cats and happens when plaque and tartar build up on the teeth causing tooth decay, infection and inflammation of the gums. 1,700 more words