Did you know February is National Dental Month not only for you, but also your furry friends!? If your pet is experiencing any of the signs or symptoms below, call us immediately to set up your complimentary dental exam. Sadly, over 80% of dogs over 3 years of age have periodontal disease and only 3% of these pets are ever treated!Contrary to popular belief, bad breath in pets is NOT normal.
Dental Disease is inflammation and/or infection of the gums and bone in the mouth. It is caused by bacteria the accumulates in the mouth, forming soft plaque that later hardens into tartar. If left untreated, dental disease leads to severe pain associated with infection, causing bone and tooth loss.