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My 10 year old mini dachshund has a loose tooth on her lower

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My 10 year old mini dachshund has a loose tooth on her lower jaw is her k9. Should we pull it or let it fall out
Submitted: 6 months ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 6 months ago.

Hello, JACustomer. I have been a Veterinary Nurse for over 15 years and would be happy to help you today. I'm reviewing your question right now.

Expert:  PitRottMommy replied 6 months ago.

Lindsay, please do not manually remove the tooth. This may cause a great deal of pain even if it is loose in the socket. Chances are that Maggie could stand to have a dental cleaning and extractions performed on any loose teeth. If this is not possible, let the tooth fall out on its own.

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