Not only people, but animals sometimes need the help of a dentist.
12 APR 2019 10:17
Toothache and other dental problems plagued many animals. In the wild this animal will not live long: he will not be able to effectively hunt and eat, which will lead to exhaustion and impaired immunity. In severe cases, it will complete the abscesses and infection.
One of the most famous tigers, assisted dentists, lived in Khabarovsk. In the 90 years he is still the tiger wanted to catch to the zoo, but when caught people severely damaged his jaw. The beast, nicknamed Savage, settled in a rehabilitation center and under the supervision of a man, he could not lead a normal life: in the maxillofacial Department, he had osteomyelitis – purulent-necrotic process.
The unique operation was made in 1999 and 2000 with an international team of veterinarians from the world wildlife Fund. The doctors have cleaned and treated all the root canals and even made artificial Fang of the silver-palladium alloy with gold plated.
In many parks and reserves tigers get dental care. See how the specialists of “Land of leopard” helped an old sick tiger, whose behavior has changed because of the constant unbearable toothache.
In the USA there is the organization of International Veterinary Dental Foundation, specializing in the dental treatment of animals around the world. Once its experts in two days helped the five tigers and one Puma.
Received the treatment and a 136-pound tiger Kierhan was under the care of specialists Indian environmental center.
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