Monday, March 5, 2018

Your Pet's Dental Health Can Become A Medical Emergency

February was pet dental health month. How many of us took our pets to the vet for a dental checkup? Probably not enough of us.. Periodontal Disease in Pets is an often overlooked medical emergency especially in senior pets.
Did you know that untreated periodontal disease can have deadly consequences? Over 90% of pets at least 2 years of age have some form of periodontal disease. A proper diet, regular cleanings and natural supplements are essential for pet dental health. Many places offer anesthesia-free dental cleanings with a veterinarian’s supervision. Saving your pet's teeth and keeping your pet's mouth healthy is a priority. Please put your pet’s dental health on your schedule. Be sure to check with your veterinarian’s office to see when they might have a special for dental care and plan ahead. 

To learn more about how how your pet's dental health can become a medical emergency, click here to read the entire article.