It’s an old wives tale that dogs have cleaner mouths than humans. Periodontal disease is the number one disease diagnosed in veterinary medicine. Dirty mouths lead to build of bacteria, plaque and eventually calculus (tartar). 556 more words
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At Castle Vets, we see a huge number of pets every month with some form of dental disease. Periodontal disease is the most common dental condition we see in cats and happens when plaque and tartar build up on the teeth causing tooth decay, infection and inflammation of the gums. 1,903 more words
There are numerous products on the market that can help reduce plaque and tarter buildup on your dog’s teeth.
They include dental chews and treats, dental sprays and gels, and toothpastes for brushing. 178 more words