Equis ISSN 2398-2977

Dental care Owner Factsheet

Equine dental care is often neglected. As humans we are always off to the dentists for our 6 month check-ups. Horses are just like us, they can get toothache, cavities and gum disease. So... why shouldnt your horse get regular check-ups too? Knowing what goes on in your horses mouth will help you prevent any discomfort for your best friend.

Image: Teeth: normal 07 - 8 year old
©Ms Jill Richardson

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What do my horses teeth look like?

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How often should the vet check my horses teeth?

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What will the vet do when he comes to check my horses teeth? - Problems

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What will the vet do when he comes to check my horses teeth? - Rasping

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How can I tell if my horse has a problem with his teeth?

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