A new large-scale study of canine veterinary health records in the US reveals what many dog owners might be aware of already…very small dogs can have very big dental health issues. The study, published in The Veterinary Journal, looked at 3 million canine veterinary health records across 60 dog breeds and found that extra-small dogs … Continue reading Study: Small Dogs Can Have Big Dental Problems
This little cutie is Chica! Chica is a senior Chihuahua mix who was suffering from advanced gum disease that caused her quite a bit of pain. Chica needed multiple tooth extractions to relieve her pain and allow her to eat comfortably. Chica's loving mom is on a fixed income and could not afford the full … Continue reading Meet FACE Success Story Chica!
Join FACE on Friday, July 23, 2021 from 4:00 to 5:00 p.m. Pacific time for a free educational Zoom webinar on veterinary dentistry! Our presenter, Dr. Gerad Cantin of Pacific Coast Veterinary Dentistry and Oral Surgery, will discuss the importance of dental care for our pets. Dr. Cantin will also review some interesting cases that … Continue reading Free Webinar on Veterinary Dentistry
This pretty girl is Karma, a 3 year old cat adopted when she was a kitten by her "dad" William. Karma began showing signs of mouth pain and her vet at Banfield Pet Hosptial found that she had two badly abscessed teeth. Karma needed dental surgery and since William had been laid off due to … Continue reading Meet FACE Success Story Karma!
Teddy is an adorable Schnauzer-Poodle mix. His dad Christopher adopted him from the El Cajon Animal Shelter when he was a puppy. Recently, Teddy began to experience a swollen, painful mouth. His vets at the Bastet Veterinary Hospital told Christopher that Teddy had severe periodontal disease and required surgery to deal with several infected and broken teeth. … Continue reading Meet FACE Success Story Teddy!