Chew on this: Dog Dental Health Items
Next time Henry tries to take his favorite chew toy to the dog park, maybe he should be allowed. Does your furry four legged best friend have a endless supply of dog chews? Are they buried all over your yard, only to be dug up and chewed on? Bo is on to something with his chewing habit!
By age three, 80% of our canines show signs of dental disease. Bad breathe, rotten teeth and mouth bleeding can all signal serious problems. The cycle starts when food pieces and bacteria start to accumulate in a dogs mouth. Plaque and tartar begin to form. If you do not reverse this trend, it will eventually lead to periodontal disease and ultimately tooth decay.
The first step is to teach your dog to accept a daily oral hygiene routine. This regime should include dog teeth cleaning products, tools and veterinarian support.
There are many best dog teeth cleaning products available at Petsmart, Petco and on line. The best dog teeth cleaning products are: dental chews, Dentastix, Flavored oral bones and Oral care liquids. A dog is allowed to have one chew each day. Dingo brand makes a multi pack of treats, one labeled for each day of the week. Dog oral care chews come in all sizes, small and toy breed thru large dogs. There are even special Senior chews available. Rawhide is another excellent choice. It helps exercise the jaw and clean the teeth. There are rawhide chews with meat in the middle. Flossie chews, Nylabone Rawhide, Dingo Meat int he Middle, and so many other choices.
Best dog teeth cleaning tools to consider are dental wipes, toothbrushes and made for dogs toothpaste. Dental wipes is a real winner. Dental wipes can be rubbed on the dog’s teeth daily to remove plaque. Try Petco dental wipes with peppermint oil, for freshening breathe. Pet specific toothbrushes that reach to the back teeth. Many dogs will enjoy finger brushes. There is also pet toothpaste, in such delicious flavors like beef and chicken! There is a wonderful senior product with added calcium. Remember to use they best dog teeth cleaning tools in conjunction with professional vet visits.
If your dog is not a chewer, and will not take the stimulation of a toothbrush, there are still other options to good oral health. Dog teeth cleaning spray is another option for keeping Jagger’s teeth clean. Dog teeth cleaning spray comes in Peppermint flavor. No brushing is required. Arm and Hammer makes an excellent advance care product for all size dogs. Helps heal and prevent gum disease, removes plaque and tartar buildup. It also promotes healthy gums. The bottle instructs how many sprays per size dog. Within two weeks one should see tarter leave the teeth.
With all these wonderful oral care products available, Minnie should be feeling the benefits of a healthy mouth in no time! Your four legged friends overall health should benefit from a good smelling, clean and tarter, rotten teeth free mouth. Make regular teeth care an enjoyable part of the day!