Pet Dental Tips

Pet Dental TipsFebruary is Pet Dental Health Month!  Here are a few tips…

DENTAL TIP: Did you know…
85% of pets have some degree of dental disease by the age of three. The good thing is, there are many things we can do to help! Brushing, chew toys, feeding a diet that targets tarter, and dental checkups with your veterinarian are several ways to combat that dental disease!

DENTAL TIP: Signs of dental disease in your pet!
– Bad Breath
– Change in chewing or eating habits (eats more slowly, more messy, doesn’t enjoy chewing on chew sticks/toys anymore)
– Yellow/brown crust on the teeth
– Inflamed/bleeding gums
– Loose or missing teeth

DENTAL TIP: Did you know…
Daily brushing is the best way to combat dental plaque and tartar buildup, and feeding the right diet can help promote good oral hygiene.

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Dr. Foster has over 19 years of experience practicing Veterinary Medicine and is the owner of MacTaggart Veterinary Clinic in southwest Edmonton.

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