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Feline Adult Dentition

Feline Adult Dentition

Type of Tooth

Number (Upper/Lower)

Age (Months) at Eruption

Function

Incisors

6/6

3.5 to 4.5

Grasping

Canines

2/2

5

Tearing

Premolars

6/4

4.5 to 6

Grinding

Molars

2/2

4 to 5

Grinding