Contrary to popular belief, bad breath isn’t something that pet owners simply must learn to live with. In fact, it’s probably a sign that your pet could use a visit to the dentist.
Without the appropriate care, your companion’s mouth can become a haven for dangerous bacteria, which can spread through the bloodstream and cause several other health problems. Left untreated, dental disease can even shorten your best friend’s life.
Fortunately, with the right support, this can all be prevented!
The professional dentistry services at El Segundo 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 recognize any of these signs, it’s time to schedule a dental exam. We’ll identify the problem and address it quickly, improving the chances of a good prognosis. We’ll also show you how you can help keep your pet’s teeth and gums healthy and disease-free year-round.
You deserve to enjoy lots of close snuggles and cuddles with your pet. The comprehensive dental services at El Segundo Animal Hospital can help get you there!