February is Pet Dental Health Month!

Oral care helps pets live longer, healthier lives.

pet oral health

Unfortunately, many pet parents never look inside their dog’s mouth. That’s a shame because up to 80% of dogs have significant oral pathology.

A dogs’ mouth is the ideal incubator for all kinds of bacteria to thrive, partly because the mouth is warm and moist and has nutrients present for organisms to grow on. Many of these bacteria are normal, but once plaque and tartar form on the teeth, things can get out of balance quickly. If pathogenic organisms proliferate, it’s big trouble for your canine pal.
Read more at http://dogtime.com/dog-health/33903-proper-dental-care-can-help-dog-live-longer-healthier-life#f15Jsqjsihlx4k0A.99

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