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Experts Make House Call To Fix Dental Problems With Santa Barbara Pachyderm

Posted on Tuesday, June 5, 2012 10:12am


It’s not often you hear about a dentist making a house call. But, then again, it’s not often you hear about a patient who weighs twice as much as the average car.

A whole team of specialists descended on the Santa Barbara Zoo, to help one of its oldest, and largest residents yesterday with a dental problem so bad it was literally causing the giant animal to lose weight. KCLU’s Lance Orozco reports.

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