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    How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    My Schnauzers teeth are trbl, anyone have their dogs teeth cleaned? Just wondering how much i might be spending.
    We are also looking for a new Vet, any recommendations? We used to go to the brothers up north Ankeny near Dahls.


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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    Usually costs a few hundred as they will anesthetize your dog to do a thorough cleaning. Or, just brush them on a semi-regular basis. I do that with my labs and the vet is always amazed at how clean their teeth are.

    We take our dogs to Banfield @ PetSmart on University. Was happy with them for quite a while, but recently seems like they are putting on the hard sale to upsell you on services for your pet.



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    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    Quote Originally Posted by ripvdub View Post
    My Schnauzers teeth are trbl, anyone have their dogs teeth cleaned? Just wondering how much i might be spending.
    We are also looking for a new Vet, any recommendations? We used to go to the brothers up north Ankeny near Dahls.
    Probably looking at ~$250-300 minimum.

    We take ours to Family Pet Vet on Army Post, but we get their $200 dollar price which is a Feb. only special (National Dog Dental Health Month or something). Not sure what normal price is.

    Probably tack on another $100 or so if they do x-rays.



    Short version: not cheap.



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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    Oaks is good and is cheap ... Off of Hickman and MLK.



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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    We do Banfield and have the plan that does their teeth for free. It costs $8 more per month than their standard plan, but in the end, the cost of teeth cleaning is more than the extra cost of increasing the plan. No issues with Banfield.

    I tried brushing my dogs teeth, but he wouldn't let me and it was a pain in the butt to force it on him.



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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    Our vet keeps saying out schnauzer needs it to. They said it would be $400-$500 out the door. But they also made it sounds like they wouldnt do it unless we did the gums and x-rays too as that may show the cause of a lot. I wonder if I'm getting taken though so I would like to hear from others as well.



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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    Check with Westfield Vet off 86th behind Dahls. You could also attempt to negotiate the price. A lot of vets will do that.



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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    That's what happens when you lick your own butt.



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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    My dog was about $175



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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    Quote Originally Posted by Senolcyc View Post
    That's what happens when you lick your own butt.
    Or somene else's.


    I'd agree with you, but then we'd both be wrong.

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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    There are some dog foods that you can put out once a month that do a pretty good job of cleaning. One of those is Purina healthy smile which my vet down here recommended. I just switched both my dogs to 100% that and they seem to enjoy it while keeping their breath stank and yellow teeth under control.



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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    Does ISU vets have a student learning practice plan?


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    Re: How much for teeth cleaning for a dog?

    TIL that people pay for their dogs to have pearly whites.



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