Teeth and Bite

Presa Canario Dentition

Lower Jaw 22 teeth

Incisors - 6

Canines - 2

Premolars - 8

Molars - 6

Upper Jaw 20 teeth

Incisors - 6

Canines - 2

Premolars - 6

Molars - 6

The preferred bite is a scissors

Scissors bite - preferred

Reverse scissors bite - accepted equally

also called a light undershot

Level bite - penalized fault

Presa Canario Level Bite

Mechanics of the bite