Pets and Cosmetic Surgery
Cosmetic procedures such as tail docking, ear cropping, and dew claw removal have been done for years but now procedures such as tummy tucks, testicular implants, and cosmetic dentistry are now available. Most cosmetic surgeries performed on animals are done to improve quality of life.
Skin Fold Removal -
Some dog breeds, such as English Bulldogs, are bred to have large skin folds. These skin folds can develop a dermatitis a bacterial or yeast infection that can become a pain to treat for both the animal and human. Owners traditionally have to keep the skin folds clean and when infected treat with topical creams and in severe cases give oral antibiotics. Owners can now opt