• My dog nay have a chipped tooth. It does not seem to cause him pain or give him an issues with eating. I just noticed it for the first time last week. He does not usually chew on thing very much. Does the tooth breed to come out or is it OK to leave it in and wait to see if it becomes a problem.

    Hi Kendra, I recommend that you take him into see a veterinarian. There can be a risk of infection and pain when a tooth is chipped. This risk will depend on the exact tooth that is affected as well as how much of the tooth is lost. In some cases early treatment can be done to save the tooth if it is infected. Your vet can talk to you more about this and the treatment that he needs after they have examined him.


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