Just like us, our dogs can develop dental cavities due to inadequate oral hygiene. In today's post, our O’Fallon vets explain how dog cavities are treated and how to prevent your canine companion from developing a cavity.
Dental problems can cause your cat significant pain, and lead to other health issues. Today, our O’Fallon veterinary team explains how to spot dental health problems in your cat, what the most common dental diseases are in cats, and how these issues can be prevented or treated.
If you think that one puppy or kitten is adorable, then two must be twice as adorable, right!? While puppies and kittens may look sweet in photographs together and can keep each other company, there are some considerations any pet owner should keep in mind when raising a puppy and kitten in the same home. Here, our O’Fallon vets explain what they are.
If your pet is scheduled for surgery it’s important to know how you will need to care for them as they recover, so they can return to their normal life as quickly as possible. Here are some tips from our O’Fallon vets about how to care for your pet after surgery.
The oral health of a dog has a direct impact on their overall health, but many of our canine companions do not receive the dental care they require to avoid oral health problems like periodontal disease. Our O’Fallon veterinarians explain how to treat and prevent periodontal disease in dogs.
Tooth decay and gum disease are as common and painful in dogs as they are in humans. As a result, caring for your dog's teeth is an essential part of caring for your pup's overall health. Our O’Fallon veterinarians explain how to clean a dog's mouth and keep your pup's teeth in good shape.
Gentle Doctor Animal Hospital is accepting new patients! Our experienced vets are passionate about the health of companion animals in O’Fallon and surrounding communities. Get in touch today to book your pet's first appointment.