Patty Ice asked in HealthDental · 2 months ago

How come dentist's don't do animals teeth?

Vets are doctors for all animals. Dentists are doctors just for teeth. I dont see why human doctors do most everything,  but dentists just do human teeth, while vets are expected to do everything for animals including teeth. It seems only fair

8 Answers

  • 1 month ago

    check your phone book listings they will be there along with a [hone number

  • Anonymous
    1 month ago

    Because they're not qualified to deal with teeth of animals and have no experience with their teeth either, so they can't do it.

  • kelvin
    Lv 7
    1 month ago

    and that is why they have someone called a Vet

  • 2 months ago

    Is this a bullshit question?

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  • Anonymous
    2 months ago

    They do.  I took my cat in for braces last week.

  • 2 months ago

    Human operating Dentists are scared of animals as they have never faced them. No experience to handle an animal. 

  • 2 months ago

    For the same reason doctors do not treat sick animals and surgeons don't operate on dogs. They're human specialists and have no expertise or knowledge on other different species. And they do have veterinary dentists.

  • 2 months ago

    There are a very few dentists affiliated with zoos.

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