Tooth brushing is best taught early on in a puppy and kitten’s life, but it can also be taught to adult and older animals, with patience, consistency, and lots of rewards!
Here’s what tooth brushing can look like with your dog and cat:
Did you know that frequent teeth brushing, good chewing habits, proper diet, and annual professional oral examinations all play a crucial role in keeping your pet’s oral hygiene under check?
When teeth are not tended to, tartar builds up over time leading to inflammation of the gums. In the later stages of dental disease, infection develops, teeth become loose from bone loss, and lengthy procedures involving tooth extractions are required.
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