Parvovirus is a very infections viral disease that can cause life-threatening illnesses. This virus attacks a dog’s white blood cells and intestinal tract. If a young animal is infected, the virus can permanently damage the heart. Parvovirus is transmitted through feces, and can live for months on clothes, carpets, floors, etc. Fortunately, all you need to do to prevent this is to make sure your puppy or dog is vaccinated! We will set up a booster and scheduled follow up vaccinations to make sure your dog remains healthy and happy! Periodontal disease is inflammation of the gums, bone or other support structures around the tooth. Not only is it painful, but bacteria from periodontal disease can spread to your dog or cat’s liver, kidneys and heart. Symptoms of this condition are excessive drooling, pawing at the mouth and bad breath.
During our dental exam, we will thoroughly check for all of these symptoms. If they are present, we will create a plan with you to treat them. We provide professional veterinary teeth cleanings for your pet where we use sophisticated instruments to clean below your pet’s gum line, where periodontal disease usually lurks. In more advanced cases, we will provide dental surgery, such as root canals or tooth extractions. Either way, we will educate you on the best options for your pet, and your best options for easy at home care! + Read more