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Double Ended Periosteal Elevator Cat. No D1011 The periosteal elevator is used to lift a muco-periosteal flap off the bone when performing surgical extractions. The fine double-ended 2/4 periosteal elevator is great for cats and small to medium dogs. Sickle Scaler Cat. No D1009 Jaquette Supragingival Scaler Cat. No D1008 This scaler is used to remove plaque and calculus from the tooth surface. The sickle scaler tip can be used to remove calculus from the developmental grooves and blood grooves in canine teeth. Subgingival Curette (Below the gum) The curette is used to clean plaque and calculus from the tooth root surface. Minnesota Retractor Used to lift and protect the tissue and the user when performing surgical extractions whilst operating the high speed drill. One end holds the cheek back and the other holds the tongue down, a multi purpose retractor. Cat. No D1007 Cat. No D1014 Cat. No D1013 Extraction Forceps Cat. No D1012 Root Tip Extraction Forceps Cat. No D3050 Fragment Extraction Forceps Cat. No D3060 The curved beak of the forceps allow for easy removal of heavy calculus from the tooth surface, decreasing the chance of fracturing the tooth. Extraction forceps are used to grasp the tooth and remove from the socket after it is loosened. The small size and spring in the handle helps prevent excessive force and the risk of breaking the tooth. Overall length 125mm (5”). Root tip extractions forceps have grooved tips with fine curved ends that meet when closed. They are ideal for root extraction or as an alternative to regular extraction forceps (D1012). 6” / 150mm. Root fragment forceps are ideal for extracting mobile broken root fragments and small, delicate teeth. The grooved and serrated jaws assist with grasping fragments. 5 1/2”/ 138mm. Cat. No D1010 The probe end has periodontal markings etched in black. The fine but robust tip is ideal for periodontal probing in cats or dogs. The markings will not fade even after many autoclave cycles. The other end of the probe has a shepherd hook explorer to detect tooth defects both supra and subgingivally. Tartar Removing Forceps Explorer/Measuring Probe (Above the gum) The scaler is used to remove plaque and calculus from the tooth surface. It works well in tight occlusal spaces. iM3 Small Animal Dental Equipment iM3 Small Animal Dental Equipment