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    Issue number 33.3 Published 12/01/2024

    How I approach… Gingival enlargement in the dog

    Gingival enlargement in a dog‘s mouth is a common presentation in the exam room; this paper covers the common pathologies encountered and discusses the preferred approach to treatment.

    By Christopher Sauvé

    Issue number 22.3 Published 11/05/2021

    The VOHC Seal: what does it mean?

    An independent method has been developed that delivers an impartial assessment of the efficacy of products that claim to help reduce dental plaque or calculus in our pets, as Ana Nemec describes.

    By Ana Nemec

    Issue number 22.3 Published 13/04/2021

    Dental disease in dogs and cats

    Detection of dental disease requires an initial oral examination, followed by a definitive oral examination under general anesthesia.

    By Javier Collados

    Issue number 22.3 Published 12/04/2021

    Veterinary dental radiology – an overview

    Dental care is necessary to promote optimal health and quality of life, but the most visible part of the tooth...

    By Michael Bailey

    Issue number 22.3 Published 09/04/2021

    Fillings, crowns, and implants

    Damaged teeth are common but often go unnoticed, or the consequences are ignored or at best underestimated.

    By Nicolas Girard

    Issue number 22.3 Published 08/04/2021

    Systemic implications of periodontal disease

    Periodontal disease is the most common infectious disease found in small animals with a prevalence that approaches 80%.

    By Alessandro De Simoi

    Issue number 22.3 Published 06/04/2021

    Epidemiology of periodontal disease in older cats

    Oral cavity disease is the most prevalent diagnosis in both dogs and cats.

    By Elizabeth Lund

    Issue number 22.3 Published 01/04/2021

    How I approach… Fractures of the maxilla and mandible in cats

    Jaw fractures account for 5-7% of all fractures in cats and are frequently caused by car accidents or by falls from a height.

    By Markus Eickhoff

    Issue number 22.3 Published 31/03/2021

    Oral neoplasia

    Oral cancer is frequently encountered in both feline and canine patients; dogs are more often affected than cats...

    By Lassara McCartan and David Argyle