Even young cats can have gum infections and experience pain. Have your cat examined for any oral inflammation and gingivitis.
What you need to know…
- It is an inflammation, swelling or infection of the gum tissue.
- It will appear as redness of the gum tissue.
What gingivitis may look like:
Possible Therapy / Treatment:
Your cat will have an oral evaluation under anesthesia with dental X-rays. The teeth are cleaned above and below the gum line. If possible, daily oral hygiene is performed. An oral examination and teeth cleanings may be performed every 3 months until 2 years of age.
Schedule an appointment today to have your cat evaluated for gingivitis.