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Veterinary Dentistry - Revised Position Statement
January 24, 2018
The Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) has updated the following position statement:
"The Canadian Veterinary Medical Association (CVMA) considers that all procedures comprising veterinary dentistry must be performed or delegated and directly supervised by a duly licensed veterinarian. The CVMA acknowledges that supra-gingival scaling and polishing and some other procedures in some species may be delegated by a veterinarian, however, such procedures must always be performed under veterinary supervision in accordance with regulations of the relevant jurisdiction. The CVMA does not support anesthesia-free dentistry."
View all CVMA position statements here.
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