Why Your Pet Needs Regular Dental Care

By |2020-02-07T19:34:39+00:00February 7th, 2020|Dental Care|

Dental disease is one of the most commonly diagnosed conditions in dogs and cats—and also one that surprises many pet owners. But, as annual examinations and vaccinations help prevent harmful illnesses, a combination of at-home and professional dental-care regimens can prevent dental disease in pets. Together, you and your veterinarian at Southwest Vet can combat [...]

5 Reasons You Should Schedule a Dental Exam for Your Pet

By |2019-02-13T19:57:11+00:00February 13th, 2019|Dental Care, Uncategorized|

When was your pet’s last dental examination? If it’s been more than a year since the veterinarian has taken a good look in her mouth, it’s time to make an appointment. This year, begin a healthy routine for your furry friend and make February her annual dental check-up month. Here are five reasons regular dental [...]

Periodontal Disease – Protecting your pet

By |2018-04-12T21:10:17+00:00July 8th, 2016|Dental Care|

The most common health condition in dogs and cats is periodontal disease. In fact, by the age of 3, the majority of dogs and cats develop periodontal disease. It can be tricky to spot symptoms of the disease, and the condition can have a range of ill effects on your pet’s long term health and [...]