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  1. Are infections from tooth abscesses contagious through water dishes?

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    Hey Everyone! I am visiting my parents house for Thanksgiving and I brought my dog, Jax. My parent's dog (skylar) has a chipped tooth that formed an abscess.. She as a dental appointment at the vet to get it taken care of early next week. Is is safe for Jax to drink water out of the same...
  2. Chewing too hard on bone?

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    Hi, this is a vid of my heeler chewing on her antler. I'm not really sure where the line between nicely-entertaining-myself-with-a-bone and destroying-my-teeth-attacking-this-thing-until-it-dies is. Should I be worried that she might break a tooth or is this normal acceptable gnawing? I don't...
  3. Puppy's tooth fell out

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    This morning, I was playing with Avant, my puppy. While playing catch with him, we went to retrieve his chew toy and he suddenly flinched and jumped back. I thought he saw a bug of something. He looked at me confused. Then I saw a little dot of blood on the floor with something white. Turns out...
  4. Broken Molar

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    Hi all, my dog broke the biggest tooth in his mouth (the upper 4th premolar or the carnassial tooth). my vet told me that I have 2 options. Either root canal or extraction. Will my dog not chew on that side without that tooth? Will he miss that tooth?
  5. Rotten Teeth & Gums In 6 Month Old Bitch

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    Hi our neighbour has decided to move home and have decided they no longer want one of there dogs, she is 6 months old and ridgeback possibly ridge back x collie, we have had her for 2 days trying to get her to settle in as next door dont want her around whilst there moving either, sadley tonight...
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