February is National Pet Dental Health Month. You might not think good dental hygiene is all that important for your pet, but it really is a necessary part of caring for your dog or cat. Most people are utterly shocked to learn how taking proper care of your pet’s teeth and mouth can result in a longer, happier, and healthier life for your mutt or kitty.
The infographic below gives a little bit of information about the importance of good dental hygiene for pets, as well as what you can do to make sure your pet is getting the best possible dental care.
Is your pet exhibiting any of the 7 signs of dental disease? If so, please see your vet as soon as possible.
Latest statistics show that dental disease impacts 89 percent of dogs and 83 percent of cats over age three, but it doesn’t have to be this way. This is so easily preventable and can actually lead to a longer, healthier life for your pet.
Your Turn: how do you care for your pet’s dental health? Let’s chat about it in comments below!