February is National Pet Dental Health Month

It’s that time again…

February is National Pet Dental Health Month

It's Pet Dental Health Month

Dental problems, such gingivitis and periodontal disease, are some of the most common medical issues facing our dogs and cats.

Left untreated, problems in the mouth can lead to bad breath, loose and painful teeth as well as problems elsewhere in the body such as damage to the heart, liver and kidneys.

How much do you really know about your pet’s dental health? Take the Quiz!

For more information on Pet Dental Disease, see the American Veterinary Medical Association’s Dental Page

Don’t forget to read the American Veterinary Medical Association – Facebook Page

Dental Diagram

The following video is by the American Veterinary Medical Association

Dental Health: How to Brush Your Pet’s Teeth

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