A Keystone of Health

Dental care for dogs and cats.

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A Keystone of Health

Dental care for dogs and cats.

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At Hall Veterinary Clinic, we understand the significance of comprehensive oral health care for our furry companions. Just like humans, pets require proper dental care to maintain overall well-being and quality of life. Our dedicated team of veterinary professionals is committed to providing exceptional pet dental care services.

Why Pet Dental Care Matters

Oral health is vital to our pets’ overall health and happiness. Here are a few reasons why pet dental care is crucial:

  • Prevention of Dental Disease: Regular dental care can help prevent dental diseases such as periodontal disease, tooth decay, and oral infections. If left untreated, these conditions can cause pain, tooth loss, and systemic health issues.
  • Improvement in Overall Health: Dental problems can impact various organs in the body, including the heart, liver, and kidneys. Maintaining good oral health can minimize the risk of developing secondary health issues.
  • Fresh Breath: Regular dental care, including professional cleanings, can significantly improve your pet’s breath, making those cuddle sessions more enjoyable.

Our Dental Care Services

  • Dental Examinations: Our veterinarians perform thorough dental examinations to assess the overall oral health of your pet. This includes examining the teeth, gums, and oral cavity for any signs of disease or abnormalities.
  • Professional Teeth Cleaning: We offer professional dental cleanings, which involve the removal of plaque and tartar buildup from the teeth. This procedure is performed under general anesthesia to ensure a safe and effective cleaning process.
  • Digital Dental Radiographs: Radiographs (X-rays) are essential in evaluating your pet’s oral health. Our clinic has advanced digital radiography technology, allowing us to capture detailed images of the teeth, roots, and underlying bone structures. This helps us identify any hidden dental issues that may not be visible during the examination.
  • Pre-Anesthetic Bloodwork: We conduct pre-anesthetic bloodwork before any dental procedure requiring anesthesia. This allows us to evaluate your pet’s overall health and identify any underlying conditions that could affect the anesthesia or surgical process.
  • Oral Surgery and Extractions: Our experienced veterinarians perform oral surgeries and extractions if necessary. We utilize modern techniques and equipment to ensure the best possible outcome for your pet.

Promoting Good Oral Health at Home

Maintaining your pet’s oral health doesn’t stop at our clinic. Here are some tips to promote good oral hygiene at home:

  • Regular Brushing:Brush your pet’s teeth regularly using veterinary-approved toothbrushes and toothpaste. Start slowly and be patient, allowing your pet to become comfortable with the process.
  • Dental Chews and Toys: Provide dental chews and toys designed to help remove plaque and tartar while promoting healthy gums. Please consult our team to find the most suitable options for your pet.
  • Appropriate Diet: Feed your pet a balanced diet that supports oral health. Certain pet foods are formulated to aid in dental care by reducing plaque and tartar buildup.
  • Regular Check-ups: Schedule regular veterinary examinations to monitor your pet’s oral health and address any concerns promptly.

At Hall Veterinary Clinic, we prioritize the oral health of your beloved pets. Our team provides exceptional dental care services, ensuring your furry friend enjoys a happy, healthy smile.