According to the AVMA, more than 85% of dogs and cats that are at least four years old have a condition in which bacteria attack the soft gum tissue. This condition is called periodontal disease. Periodontal disease is the final stage in a process that begins with the development of plaque on your pet's teeth.
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A dog uses his mouth for many things. Among these uses would be to eat, to communicate with humans and other animals, to gnaw, crush, and grind things. A dog also uses its mouth to carry food and objects from … read more
Tartar in dogs is an extremely common problem. It is caused by a buildup of plaque on the teeth, which hardens and turns to tartar. Although common, it is not desirable; too much tartar leads to bad breath, gum disease, … read more
Seth, It looks like my daughter's rabbit, has broken off one of his incisors and there is no tooth there. Do I have to take him to the vet to get the root extracted? ——————————————————————————– read more