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WildLife Group of the SAVA Figure 6. The right mandible had to be moved approximately 5 mm after which it was stabilized using two mandibular plates. Figure 8. Once the jaws were stabilized the incisions through the cheek mucosa was closed. Figure 7. The left mandible was moved a significant amount – approximately 12 mm. This side was also stabilized using 2 mandibular plates. Figure 9. Claude on the day after his surgery. His cheeks were only mildly swollen and he was already eating bananas again. Figure 10. Claude happy and comfortable after his surgery. Customised veterinary medicines to effectively address your patient’s requirements Service Centre: 0860 109 779 or pharmacist@v-tech.co.za 8 ISO 9001:2015 Accredited