Oral and Dental Care

Risks of “Anesthesia Free” Dental Care for your Pet

Nonprofessional dental scaling (NPDS), also known as anesthesia-free dentistry, is gaining popularity with an increasing number of dog and cat owners. These are concerned pet owners that are worried about the safety of anesthesia or may not be able to afford  Continue Reading »

What goes on “behind the scenes” with your pet’s dental?

We have created this short video to educate you a bit about what happens to your pet on the day of its dental care.  Enjoy and please comment on other procedures you would like to have more information about! Since  Continue Reading »

How does Laser Therapy work?

You will find this video helpful if you are interested in the science behind the healing effects of laser treatment. We have other literature for your benefit. (Biological effects of Laser Therapy) Call for more information or to schedule a  Continue Reading »

Water additives and their role in preventing dental disease – VOHC approved products

Hardly a day goes by that we don’t find ourselves encouraging and admonishing our clients to brush their dog’s teeth. Just like people, dogs and cats accumulate plaque, develop calculus on the crowns of the teeth and then begin to  Continue Reading »

At what point should I have professional dental cleaning done for my pet?

Question: When should I consider having Oasis Animal Hospital provide professional dental cleaning for my pet? This is a very common and well-founded question many of you ask. The concerns (sometimes expressed and frequently not stated) are about the risk  Continue Reading »

Dental Home Care – How to keep the mouth and gums healthy

Dr. Coffman, a local Veterinary Dentist, demonstrating how to brush a dog’s teeth. Here he gives several practicle tips on how to successfully brush your dog’s teeth. Go slow and easy and allow your pet to become accustomed to this  Continue Reading »