Teeth Cleaning School

Welcome and thanks for visiting! Here is where you start your new career in canine anesthesia-free teeth cleaning. 

Well Animal Institute/dba K-9 Smiles is proud to offer our veterinary supervised course focusing on optimizing the health and well-being of canines. We are approved and regulated by the Colorado Department of Higher Education Private Occupational School Board.

Whether you want to start a new career, add to your current animal practice, or just learn for your own personal growth, we offer a fun and challenging program.

We offer a level one practitioner certification program, which will provide you with the skills you need to increase your career potential.

Vision & Mission Statement

Our vision is to provide the highest quality alternative therapy services to animals, with outstanding commitment & dedication to our patients and their caregivers. Additionally, to emphasize animal wellness & preventive care and to further the advancement of public education on animal wellness by changing the current way animal healthcare is viewed.

The Well Animal Institute is committed to teaching technicians all over the world how to perform anesthesia-free dentals on companion animals so people have a choice.

Practitioner Certification Program for Anesthesia-Free canine Dental Practitioner

To apply and begin enrollment in the program, please complete the documents below and review the privacy & policy waiver.  If you have questions please email: info@k-9smiles.com or call:  303-654-0560 

Applicants MUST include a $1,00.00 deposit with application. (Remaining balance is due 1 month prior to start of classes)

Tuition & Fees: Program: Anesthesia-Freecanine Dental Practitioner

  • Tuition $8,000.00

  • Equipment $500.00 non-refundable

$8,500 Total Tuition Cost

5 Days Intensive Course Anesthesia-free Canine Dental Practitioner, Plus 5 Days of practice if you wish to stay.

Occupational Objective: The graduate should be able to do non-anesthetic dental cleaning for dogs.

Prior to Class, we also ask you to purchase the following book, Veterinary Dentistry A Team Approach/Third Edition by Steven E. Holmstrom and read it in its entirety. 

Payment Options

Cash, Check (An additional fee will be charged for foreign checks depending on current exchange rate), Money Order, or any Credit Card (An additional 3% convenience fee will be charged to your card when the tuition fees are paid by
credit card). It is up to each individual to check the laws in their State, Providence or Country regarding Anesthesia-Free Teeth Cleaning. 

2019 Class Schedule 2020 CLASS SCHEDULE

Spring - April 8 - 12 (4 Students Only) Spring - Not Offering at this time

Summer - June 17 - 21 ( 4 Students Only) Summer - June 15 - 19 ( 3 Students Only)

Late Summer - August 12-16 (4 Students only) Late Summer- Not Offering at this time.

Fall - October 7 - 11 ( 4 Students Only) Fall - October 5- 9 ( 3 Students Only)

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