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Dogs - Dental care - your pet's teeth and gums
Are some dogs predisposed to bad breath and dental disease?
Bad breath (or halitosis) is a common presenting sign in dogs and may be an indication of one of a number of problems. The main cause is dental disease, but halitosis can also indicate other medical
Bad Breath in Pets
Halitosis, also called bad breath, is described as an offensive odour originating from the mouth of our pets. Bad breath is a very common reason pet owners bring their pets in to see us at the vet clinic.
Dental diets – do they really work?
For some pet’s a prescription dental diet such as Hills t/d may be recommended to keep your pet’s teeth and gums healthy and clean. Ever wondered how they work and what you can do to get the most out
Dental disease causes bad breath (halitosis) and pain, it is also a source of infection and can make your pet seriously ill.
Over 85% of dogs and cats over 4 years old have some form of periodontal (dental) disease. Dental disease causes bad breath (halitosis) and pain, it is also a source of infection and can make your
How to examine pets teeth and gums
Approximately 85% of dogs and cats aged over four years have issues with their teeth and gums, so it’s good to know what to look for to keep their oral health in order. Dental disease happens quickly
How to make brushing your pet’s teeth fun
Brushing your pet’s teeth is one of the best ways to keep their teeth and gums healthy. It’s a good idea to introduce teeth brushing when your pet is young, but if you have an older dog or cat, a bit
Identifying Dental Disease
Dental disease can progress quickly through four stages, from mild gum disease through to heavy plaque, swollen gums and bleeding. Find out how to tell if your pet has dental disease.
The importance of oral health in pets
Your pets oral health is a key element in their overall health and wellbeing, and can impact far more than their teeth and gums. From dental disease to serious liver and kidney infections, there are
The progression of dental disease
"We really need to see 'Maxy' for a dental", it's a common request given that 85% of dogs and cats over the age of 4 experience some form of dental disease. So if you have heard a similar comment
Tips on improving your dog's dental health
Healthy teeth and gums are vital to your dog’s wellbeing. Brushing their teeth, feeding them dental kibble and treats, and chewing on rubber toys will keep your canine's goofy smile in sparkling shape.