Pet Dental Care

At Pleasant Plains Animal Hospital, we maintain your pet’s dental health as a core part of our wellness plan.

Veterinarian Cleaning Dog Teeth with Toothbrush

Pet Dental Care in Staten Island, NY

Our comprehensive pet dental care services are designed to ensure that your furry friend enjoys a lifetime of healthy smiles. With a team of experienced veterinarians and equipment, we provide top-quality dental care for pets in Staten Island and beyond.

Veterinarian Cleaning Dog Teeth with Toothbrush

Why Pet Dental Care Matters

Just like humans, pets can suffer from dental issues such as plaque buildup, gum disease, and tooth decay. As a result, maintaining your pet’s dental health is key to preventing discomfort, pain, and even serious health problems.

Signs Your Pet Needs Dental Care

It’s essential to watch out for signs that your pet may need professional dental care. Some common symptoms of dental problems in pets include:

  • Bad breath: Persistent bad breath can be a sign of dental disease.
  • Difficulty chewing: If your pet is having trouble chewing or eating, it could indicate dental pain.
  • Bleeding gums: Bleeding gums or blood in the saliva may indicate gum disease.
  • Excessive drooling: Increased drooling can be a sign of dental issues.
  • Visible tartar: Tartar buildup on your pet’s teeth is a sign of poor dental hygiene.

Our Pet Dental Care Services

At Pleasant Plains Animal Hospital, we offer a range of comprehensive pet dental care services to keep your pet’s smile bright and healthy. Our services include:

Professional Dental Cleanings

Our veterinarians perform thorough dental cleanings to remove plaque and tartar buildup from your pet’s teeth.

Dental Exams

Regular dental exams are essential for early detection and prevention of dental problems.

Digital Dental X-Rays

We utilize advanced digital dental X-rays to assess your pet’s oral health below the gum line.

Benefits of Pet Dental Care

Investing in your pet’s dental health offers numerous benefits, including:

Prevention of Dental Disease

Regular dental care helps prevent common dental issues such as periodontal disease and tooth decay.

Pain Relief

Dental cleanings and treatments alleviate dental pain and discomfort, improving your pet’s overall quality of life.

Longer Lifespan

By maintaining your pet’s dental health, you can help prolong their lifespan and reduce the risk of systemic health problems associated with dental disease.