Vets are becoming more aware of the significance of periodontal disease, which affects the base of the cheek teeth
The British Equine Veterinary Association has launched the Equine Happy Mouth campaign to increase awareness of equine oral health
Dental cavities in horses
Research on the causes of dental cavities in horses
Ask H&H: equine dental fillings
Can they be used to plug a front-tooth gap?
Call for recognised training for trimmers and equine dentists
The government’s body for skills training is calling for recognised industry standards for equine barefoot trimmers and dental technicians after a survey revealed significant variation within the professions.
Horse & Hound finds out whether it is better for the horse to have the whole mouth levelled or just sharp edges removed
Horse & Hound explains who can describe themselves as an equine dental technician
Using sedation in equine dental care
If your horse requires more than routine rasping of his teeth then having him sedated by a vet will make the experience less traumatic for all concerned
Getting to grips with wolf teeth
It is quite common to have a horse’s wolf teeth removed, but is this really necessary, asks H&H
Facts about wolf teeth
Horse & Hound finds out the facts about wolf teeth in horses