Oral cavity care is essential to the overall health of your pet. Oral cavity problems such as periodontal disease (problems of the gums), is a main cause for bad breath, oral pain, tooth root abscesses and loose teeth. It can even lead to problems with the major organs such as the kidneys, liver and heart. At Hamilton Animal Hospital, we will assess your pet’s mouth and formulate the appropriate dental treatment plan. Whether it is planning an anesthetic dental, a no anesthetic dental or referral to the veterinary dental specialist, your pet will be provided with the type of care it deserves to get and keep its oral cavity healthy.