When it comes to trying to say goodbye to a beloved family pet you are always going to struggle to find the perfect way to do it. Many people will have different ideas and opinions and, while it is good to listen to other people's thoughts, at some point, a decision has to be made.
In many cases, it is a good idea to start thinking about this in advance of the actual death of your pet, if you can tell that that time is drawing near.
As cats grow older, they often start to suffer from tooth decay and similar ailments. A way of treating this is often to pull the teeth. Usually, this procedure is done by a cat dentist. However, the commonality of tooth extractions in cats has led some people to believe that's all cat dentists do — which is not the case. Some cat tooth problems can be handled without extraction. Here are some other procedures cat dentists perform quite regularly.