Dog dental care is very important for the long term health of your pet. We have a wide range of dog dental products to help you keep your animal's mouth in excellent health. It can be very expensive and stressful for your dog to have their teeth cleaned at the vet, so maintaining their dental health will help you avoid this as your dog gets older.
Dog Dental Care FAQ's
Why is dental care important for dogs?
Dental care is crucial for maintaining your dog's overall health and wellbeing. Poor dental hygiene can lead to a buildup of plaque and tartar, which can cause bad breath, gum disease, tooth decay, and infections.
What dental care products can I use for my dog?
The most commonly used is dog toothpaste and a toothbrush, you can also use dental treats, food, sprays, liquids, gels and dental wipes to maintain your dog's dental health. These products can help remove plaque and tartar buildup and freshen your dog's breath.
How can I tell if my dog has dental problems?
Some signs of dental problems in dogs include bad breath, yellow or brown buildup on the teeth, bleeding or inflamed gums, loose or missing teeth, and difficulty eating or chewing. Regular dental checkups with your veterinarian can also help detect any potential issues.
What dog breeds are prone to dental problems?
Yes, some breeds are more prone to dental problems than others. These include small dog breeds, such as Chihuahuas and Yorkshire Terriers, Bulldogs and Pugs. However, all dogs can benefit from regular dental care.
Dog Dental Care Tips
- Brushing with a tooth brush
- Using a specific pet toothpaste
- Adding a plaque off liquid to their water bowl
- Feeding your dog with kibble that they need to chew, there are many oral care foods you can purchase
- Dog dental treats promote chewing such as bones, Greenies, Oravet, Whimzees and Dentastix
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