Posts Tagged“health”

Life Without Upper Carnassials

Commenter Jamie posted on The Saga of Miles’ Teeth, asking me the following: My golden Obie broke his lower carnassial tooth. I was wondering what the long term effects of losing those teeth were. Like what does Miles’ mouth look like after extracting those teeth, does plaque occur on the opposing teeth, can miles chew/eat like normal not just soft…

The Saga of Miles’ Teeth

Part One: Shattered Upper Right Carnassial Tooth Back in April, I noticed that Miles had shattered the largest of his upper back teeth on the right side of his face. I took him to our trusted vet right away, and he said what I figured he would say: that the tooth needed to be removed. He booked Miles for surgery right away. Miles’ veterinarian and I…