Wednesday, January 18, 2012

Seventh Annual Teeth Float

Dr. Mike Davis visited Delphi today to float her teeth. Once the speculum is in Dr. Davis always invites me to feel her teeth. I'm amazed at the sharp edges I palpate, and a little saddened when I see the irritating lesions those sharpnesses can produce. I can't help but think of the horses that do not get regular dentistry care who suffer in silence.

Note the lesion where the sharp tooth edges rubbed against the outer gums:
Here's a video clip of the process: