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Old 11-12-2013, 10:21 AM
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A couple thousand for x-rays? We do full mouth rads on even our routine dentals and the total charge for the entire dental procedure is less than $250. (Price obviously jumps if extractions are needed, but up to 8 extractions is still only about $600 total.)
First, this area is insanely expensive in general.
Second, this is with a board certified dental specialist who works with a VTS-Dental tech.
Third, I paid ~$2,500 for Rascal's dental with full mouth xrays and multiple extractions December of last year at this place.
Fourth, if I could find someone I trusted (aka, had good reviews from people I know) that would do it cheaper, I absolutely would. Unfortunately, I've tried to price shop and I'm not finding anything much cheaper.

A friend with a cocker (first dental, rescue, age 8ish) found a great vet and thought she'd found a cheaper price, all said and done, his is going to run ~$2,000 with xrays and extractions as well.

Another friend went to a different specialist and still paid very close to $2,000 per dog.

I wish it was cheaper around here!
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