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1

The skin consist of what two layers

Epidermis and dermis

2

The two layers of the skin lie on the

Subcutaneous layer, superficial fascia, subcutis; hypodermis SQ or SC

3

Where is the skin thin and where is it thick

Belly; neck

4

What is the general structure rostral to eyes called

muzzle

5

what is the groove in the upper lip between the nostrils

Philtrum

6

List the type of teeth and there abbreviation

Molars (M), Premolars (PM), Canine (C), Incisors (I)

7

How can the mouth be opened to look in the oral cavity

Grasp the upper jaw with one hand and pushing down on the incisors with a finger on there other

8

What is the large shearing teeth of dogs and cats

Carnassial or sectorial teeth (upper premolar 4 and lower molar 1)

9

Describes the external ear canal

Tow parts, vertical part passes down takes a sharp turn and continues as the horizontal part of the ear drum (tympanic membrane)

10

What is the pocket of the skin in the caudal edge of the ear

CUTANEOUS POUCH