Iowa State University Veterinarian


Iowa State University Veterinarian Records, RS 22/6/0/9, University Archives, Special Collections Department, Iowa State University, http://www.add.lib.iastate.edu/spcl/arch/rgrp/22-6-0-9.html

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SF601 V65

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Small animal dentistry is one of the most rapidly expanding specialties in veterinary medicine today. Though most practitioners examine the oral cavity for signs of disease, many lack the information and/or equipment required to provide their patients with a comprehensive plan of dental care. The purpose of this article is to introduce the basics of a small animal dental examination and to suggest a prophylactic plan for dogs and cats.