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Does anybody have experience with base narrow canines? I have a 6 month old puppy who’s lower left canine is slightly penetrating the roof of the mouth. Do these typically resolve on their own? I do plan on consulting my vet but she is out of town for the next 2 weeks. In the mean time I have encouraged additional ball play.
 

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They do not always resolve themselves. Sometimes it will eventually resolve itself, but sometimes it won't. Once that canine tooth makes a hole there, it also is preventing itself from correcting laterally. It is definitely uncomfortable, which is why I would encourage most people to seek treatment sooner rather than later.

Ball therapy can help. Otherwise I would seek a veterinary dental specialist. There are a few ways to correct it that vary in price. You can have the canine tooth itself cut down and dulled, so that it doesn't penetrate anymore. You can have the affected section of gum in the roof of the mouth removed. You can have an acrylic incline plane placed to force the canines to move into correct alignment. The specialist will have a better idea of the best option for your specific case. I personally treated a dog with an acrylic incline plane.

Good luck!
 
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