Hello and thanks for trusting me to help you and your pet today. I'm a veterinarian with over 25 years experience and would be happy to work with you.
As far as exercise, usually restriction is strictest only in the first 24 hours after the procedure and that is more due to the anesthesia than the surgery itself.
When a canine tooth is extracted, a flap if gum tissue is usually pulled over and sutured to cover the extraction site hole. This can be rather fragile until it heals.
Healing would usually be pretty stable by a couple of weeks.
So as far as exercise, nothing to vigorous for the next week, but walks would be ok.
I would restrain from the playing catch or anything that required him to grip things with his mouth for at least a couple of weeks or better yet until your vet checks the previous extraction sites.
Does that make sense to you?
Thank you for your help. No more bones or Kong squeaky tennis balls! How sad those items made for dogs are so damaging :( I'm glad he can at least get walks in until he heals completely!
Yes, I have seen damage to teeth from just about every dog toy.
You can "love him" with walks in the meantime.
I hope all heals well for him.
Is there anything else I can answer for you tonight?
No I don't think so! Thanks again! :)
You are most welcome. Have a good night.