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Equine Dentistry: A Practical Guide

Equine Dentistry: A Practical Guide

Patricia Pence

ISBN: 978-0-470-29214-3

Feb 2008, Wiley-Blackwell

275 pages


Designed for the practitioner in the field or the clinic, this quick reference manual provides medical and surgical guidance in a practical, concise manner. Procedural in its approach, this text contains many tables, charts and lists, and step-by-step procedures, diagnostic evaluation, and medical and surgical management of all dental problems in the horse.

CHAPTER 1 Dental Anatomy (Patricia Pence).

CHAPTER 2 Dental Equipment (Patricia Pence).

CHAPTER 3 The Dental Examination (Patricia Pence).

CHAPTER 4 Basic Dental Techniques (Kristin A. Wilewski, Scott Greene, Tony Basile, Patricia Pence).

CHAPTER 5 Newborn, Weanling, and Adolescent Horse Dentistry (Patricia Pence and Kristin A. Wilewski).

CHAPTER 6 The Mature Horse (Patricia Pence and Kristin A. Wilewski).

CHAPTER 7 The Geriatric Horse (Patricia Pence and Kristin A. Wilewski).

CHAPTER 8 Miniature Horse Dentistry (Patricia Pence and Carl Mitz).

CHAPTER 9 Basics of Diagnostic Imaging (Patricia Pence and Tony Bade).

CHAPTER 10 Dental Infections: Pathology and Treatment (Patricia Pence).

CHAPTER 11 Extractions (Patricia Pence).

CHAPTER 12 Marketing the Equine Dental Practice (Patricia Pence).

Color Plates.


A. Equine Dental Equipment and Instrument Suppliers.

B: Spare Parts Commonly Needed in Dremel Instruments.