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Why Sedation Is Needed for Teeth Cleaning

Imagine this: Fido lying back in a dental exam chair, mouth willingly open wide, protective glasses on and allowing someone to clean and polish each tooth, sometimes poking his gums when scraping the plaque and tartar from his teeth. Only raising his paw when he’s in discomfort and needs a break, and waiting for us […]

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Your Horses Need Dental Care Too!

A proper dental exam and treatment are amongst the most important, and most neglected, aspects of equine health care in horses of all ages. Proper dental care is essential to the overall health and wellness of our equine companions as it helps to:

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More than 85% of Pets Have Some Degree of Dental Disease!

  Good oral health is an important part of good general health for your pet and often the first place your veterinarian begins when he/she performs a thorough physical exam on your furry friend!

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Oral Health Care in Senior Pets

Oral health care is important during any stage of a pet’s life but is especially important for our senior pets. Plaque and tartar will accumulate on your pet’s teeth over the course of their lives and can cause inflammation, pain, and lead to damage of the tooth.

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Rabbit and Their Teeth

Here’s some food for thought… Rabbit teeth are different than people, dogs and cat’s teeth as they continuously grow and are called “continuously erupting teeth”.  This allows for a unique set of problems for rabbits and can become critical as their nutrition and food intake is vital for their health. Rabbits need routine dental exams […]

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From the minute you enter the staff and vets at Mayfield are always very welcoming and considerate. They are thorough…

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I brought my senior cat to mayfield who was sneezing, wheezing and having difficulty breathing. It was a general appointment…

Ross Faulkner

Wonderful vets/ vet techs. Our 9 year old family dog was on deaths door, until we brought her in, now…

Ruthanne Post

Dr. Hand was amazing. Mayfield’s always shoes such compassion for our pets when we bring them in.

Kim Fillmore

Mayfield has been nothing but helpful when it comes to my pets. Their patience and kindness goes a long way…

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Feline Urinary Obstruction - “THE BLOCKED CAT”

Obstruction or blockage of the urethra (the tube which transports urine from the bladder out of the body) is a condition that male cats, particularly those that are overweight, are predisposed to.

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