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Mariana Pacheco is the senior vet at White Cross Vets, Derby. She travelled to North Berwick to attend a dental course.

Who taught the course?

Norman Johnston, an American and European Specialist in veterinary dentistry. Over the years, he has built a specialist dentistry referral hospital and performed dentistry in species including polar, sun and Asiatic black (moon) bears, lions, tigers, African wild dogs, gorillas, chimps and other primates. It’s an important discipline.

Who is it for?

This course is suitable for recent graduates or any vet who wants to improve their skills; that’s why I decided to enrol. Dentistry is one of the most important aspects of veterinary health care, as important as vaccination and medical care.

Why is it important?

Ideally, dental procedures should contribute a high …

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