Colorado Animal Welfare Conference Session

Straight from the Horse’s Mouth: The Importance of Equine Dentistry


3:30–5 pm • Day 2 – September 22, 2022

Fallen Timbers B

Shelter Operations

Dr. Dunbar will discuss the basics of equine dentistry and the importance of routine dental care as well as how it relates to proper nutrition. She will also discuss the consequences of poor dental care and nutrition and when to involve a veterinarian. 

Saskia Chiesa

Dr. Jessica Dunbar

Dr. Jessica Dunbar has been an associate veterinarian at Littleton Equine Medical Center since 2006. Her main area of focus is equine dentistry and chiropractic. She enjoys all aspects of equine practice and adores interacting with horses and their humans with the common goal of excellent health.