This unique manual is the ideal clinical reference for practicing veterinarians, a quick reference for students on rotations, and a supplemental or core text for related classes in the DVM program. In a user-friendly format true to the popular Blackwell's Five-Minute Veterinary Consult series, coverage includes a wide spectrum of small animal oral and dental diseases, ranging from conditions of abnormal development, periodontal and endodontic diseases to tumors and traumatic injuries. Additional features include a collection of client handouts and sections devoted to feline-specific conditions and basic treatment of exotic pets. Introductory chapters cover diagnostics and dental techniques. With over 200 photographs and full-color throughout, this quick reference is a must-have for all small animal veterinarians and veterinarians in training.