Iowa State University Veterinarian

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The practice of equine dental surgery is done less and less each year with the passing of the draft horse. This practice should not be forgotten, because there are still many light horses, ponies and draft horses which from time to time will require dental care. These cases, though relatively few in number, may prove to be interesting to treat. An occasional case will present an interesting history and clinical picture as the following case report will illustrate.