When Do Beagle Puppies Lose Their Teeth

When Do Beagle Puppies Lose Their Teeth?


Puppies typically develop 28 Baby Teeth (12 incisors, 4 canines and 12 premolars). By month 7, these will loosen and fall out to be replaced by 42 permanent teeth.

Signs of teething include excessive drooling, chewing on everything they can reach, sore gums, and biting. Teething toys may help ease some of the pain associated with teething.

Baby Teeth

Teeth are essential tools that assist in chewing, speaking and smiling; they give your face its shape while creating space for adult teeth to come in later on. Primary (baby) teeth usually start coming in around six months old and gradually lose out as permanent ones replace them; most individuals start life with 20 primary teeth before gradually progressing up to 32 permanent ones as time goes on.

Primary teeth usually start loosening and falling out between ages 6-21, starting with two lower front incisors – often called incisors – followed by premolars, canines and second molars in order. Although usually this sequence remains true, sometimes this doesn’t happen exactly.

Sometimes baby teeth may loosen without falling out completely, which is completely normal. Sometimes a permanent tooth is beginning to form beneath a baby tooth but doesn’t fit comfortably – a condition known as crowding that may lead to other dental issues like crookedness or malocclusion.

If your child’s baby teeth aren’t falling out naturally, schedule an oral exam with our dentist immediately to see if there may be an underlying issue. In such a case, we can perform X-rays or scans to detect and understand why tooth loss has been delayed.

Permanent Teeth

When Do Beagle Puppies Lose Their Teeth?
When Do Beagle Puppies Lose Their Teeth?

Beagle puppies typically begin developing their initial set of tiny temporary teeth around three weeks old; these are known as milk teeth and have very short roots. By 12-13 weeks, however, most have lost their milk teeth and started growing the adult ones that will eventually replace them.

Adult teeth feature longer roots with wider surfaces for greater durability than their milk-fed counterparts, and tend to grow slower as adults. Beagle puppies typically reach adulthood with 28 permanent teeth – two on either side replacing incisors – typically being 28 permanent molars per side as replacement incisors are shed off as permanents.

Once permanent teeth come in, they usually stay put. But if your Beagle experiences difficulty with one or more permanent teeth, make an appointment with your veterinarian and have them assessed.

Teething can be an unpleasant process for Beagles and can lead to irreparable damage if it is left unmanaged properly. To ease their discomfort and help manage the process effectively, keep hard objects away and encourage chewing on textured toys that help scrape plaque from their teeth while dislodging food trapped between their incisors and jawline. In addition, find new places for shoes, remote controls and toys you don’t want your Beagle chewing on – this may prevent future bites!

Teething Concerns

Your Beagle will begin to shed their baby teeth and grow adult ones at approximately three months of age, starting with 28 milk teeth that fall out and 32 adult ones replacing them. Signs that she may be teething are increased chewing behavior, drooling, and changes in appetite.

Your puppy may experience pain from teething, leading to them wanting to chew on things to relieve pressure. In order to help your puppy through this phase safely and appropriately, ensure they have plenty of chew toys such as safe dog toys that they can use instead of chewing up furniture like sofas or tables. Watch for signs that they are becoming destructive in this phase by monitoring them carefully and redirecting their chewing habits away from couches or tables.

Biting is another worry of many pet owners. Although it can be seen as normal behavior for some dogs, excessive biting could result in dental issues. Therefore, it is crucial that owners teach their pup not to bite too often by encouraging play with toys instead.

Puppies who bite too often can develop periodontal disease and eventually lose their permanent teeth, so it is advisable to visit the vet frequently for cleanings and exams to prevent potential tooth issues from emerging.

Teething Tips

Puppies are similar to human babies; they require plenty of rest, have an enormous appetite, pee and poop frequently and teethe. Teething can be especially challenging for pups and their owners alike, so it’s crucial that both parties involved remain aware. This blog post discusses beagle puppy teething timelines as well as tips from vets for managing this process as well as signs to watch for that could indicate discomfort for both parties involved.

Beagles find teething to be an unpleasant experience, so as a means of relief they will chew on anything they can find within reach – this may result in destruction to furniture and belongings in your home, and may even prompt them to bite if overwhelmed by pain and discomfort.

To prevent this from happening, try redirecting their chewing instinct towards safe objects such as dog toys, frozen treats or carrots (be sure to cut into small pieces so as to prevent choking hazards). Also ensure they get their teeth regularly cleaned to prevent plaque build-up and gum rot; now is also the perfect time to schedule an appointment with their vet to make sure their temporary teeth have fallen out and adult ones have started coming in properly.