Up to 80 percent of dogs will suffer from gum disease at some point in their lives, and poor dental health can seriously affect seniors’ overall well-being. Here are six tips that will help you keep your senior dog’s teeth clean and maintain their oral health.
Dog Dental Care
Discuss your dog’s diet with your veterinarian if you’re noticing unpleasant odors coming from your pooch’s mouth. If your dog has chronic smelly breath, it might be time to let them chew on these natural foods to keep the stink at bay.
If left untreated, gum disease leads to tooth decay and tooth loss. It can also contribute to infections and diseases of the heart, lungs, and kidneys. Simple steps for your dog’s dental health taken now can prevent many problems–and expenses–down the road.
Gingivitis in dogs is an inflammation of the gums and is the early stage of a gum disease called periodontal disease. It’s one of the most common issues adult dogs face. Here’s what you should know.
Once plaque and tartar form on your dog’s teeth, things can get out of balance quickly. If pathogenic organisms proliferate, it’s big trouble for your canine pal. Here’s how proper dental care can improve your dog’s overall health and longevity.
February is Pet Dental Health Month–an important month of awareness for our pets and their well-being. Spread the word and encourage friends and family with pets to practice proper at-home care and have their dogs’ teeth checked out by a professional.
National Pet Dental Health Month, observed all through February, is so important because 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats have some kind of oral disease by the age of 3. Take this month to focus on your pet’s dental health.
Some dog breeds are more prone to having serious dental issues and need extra care. Find out which breeds have the worst teeth during National Pet Dental Health Month so you can help keep their teeth and gums in good shape.
Aggression can be challenging for dog lovers to understand, and there are many reasons a dog might engage in aggressive behaviors. Here are a few things these behaviors might mean.
Oxyfresh’s Pet Dental Gel claims to be a product that makes it easy to keep your dog’s gums healthy and bright, but did our doggy reviewers agree? Find out if it really makes dog breath fresher!
Does your dog’s breath stink? Learn what causes bad breath in dogs and how to treat it.
Signs and symptoms of tooth infection in dogs.
Whether or not their breath smells though, dental health in dogs is vital for a long and happy life.
February is Pet Dental Health month, and what better way to celebrate than by helping your dog or cat get shiny teeth and healthy gums, without paying big bucks to get their teeth professionally cleaned? That’s right: there’s an easy way to improve your pet’s oral health that is safe, natural, and effective—raw meaty bones.
Regularly cleaning your dog’s teeth can prevent gum disease, tooth loss, and extend his life; if he doesn’t like having his teeth cleaned, we have solutions.
A Golden Retriever puppy’s adult teeth would not allow his mouth to close, so a veterinary dentist gave him braces. His metal smile has since gone viral.
Treats are a great way to show your dog a little extra love.
Did you know dental disease is the most common problem that affects dogs and cats? Professional animal dentists have donated their time to help pets in need at Best Friends.
Product reviews and recommendations to help you care for your dog’s teeth
Reviews and ratings of products to sweeten your dog’s breath
When it comes to taking care of their dog’s health, most pet owners think about vaccinations, regular vet visits, nutritious food, and exercise.