Chew On This: Periodontal Disease in Pets

Even though our pets don’t need to model their smiles for the camera, their teeth do matter. What starts as bad breath can quickly progress to periodontal disease, the single most commonly diagnosed condition in pets. So common, in fact, that by the time pets are 4 years of age, over 85% of them have [...]

Is Pet Dental Care Really Necessary?

At one time or another, everyone can relate to the sentiment, “I wish I would have known.” Having all the critical information beforehand can often reduce or eliminate an unfortunate outcome. When pet owners have all the right tools, they can make the best possible decisions for the health of their pet. This is definitely [...]

Open Wide: The Pet Dental Exam Decoded

As recently as a generation ago, dental care for pets would have sounded absurd. The thought of buying pet-specific toothpaste and brushing Fluffy or Fido’s teeth on a regular basis would have seemed absolutely ridiculous. Nowadays, we understand better than ever the importance of good dental care for pets. Dental disease (something most pets show [...]

Steer Clear of Tuna Breath: Dental Care for Cats

The veterinary world is learning more and more all the time that proper pet dental care is a vital component of keeping our animals happy and healthy. While cats and dogs are no different in this respect, it is important to note that our feline friends have some important dental needs all their own. Understanding [...]

The Gold Standard: Achieving the Best in Pet Dental Care

We attend to our own dental care because we know a healthy mouth is a major tenet of good health and hygiene. Similarly, pet dental care shouldn’t be undervalued or overlooked. Beyond looking and smelling better, your pet’s overall health and longevity are linked to proper dental care. Prevention is our philosophy, and your pet [...]