Professional Cat and Dog Teeth Cleaning in Bear, DE
A vital part of your pets’ care is ensuring they have healthy teeth and gums. At Summit Bridge Veterinary Hospital, we offer oral exams and teeth cleanings with full mouth radiographs for cats and dogs. These teeth cleanings are essential for detecting, treating, and preventing future oral health problems. In addition to the comprehensive dental package we offer, we encourage you to maintain your pet’s good oral health with at-home dental care. Teeth brushing and a tartar-control diet can go a long way towards reducing buildup and keeping your pet’s smile healthy.
What is Included in Our Dental Care Package?
To help you manage your pet’s dental care, we offer a dental package that covers their teeth cleaning procedure and some supporting services.
The total package includes:
- A full mouth cleaning, which includes scaling and polishing of the teeth
- Full mouth radiographs to screen for diseases below the gumline, including infections, abscesses, and fractures
- Any necessary pain medication during and after the procedure
Antibiotics, tooth extractions, and Doxirobe treatments are not included in the dental package, but they can be added on as needed during a discussion with your vet.
Why We Recommend At-Home Dental Care for Pets
A key part of maintaining your pet’s adorable pearly whites is providing ongoing dental care for them at home. Brushing their teeth is the best way to slow the buildup of plaque and tartar and help prevent periodontal disease. We are happy to provide recommendations for dental products for your pet, and we also carry products in-clinic to make at-home care even easier for you. Be sure to ask our team when you stop in for your next visit!