Oral disease is the most frequently diagnosed health problem for pets. Without proper preventive or home care, plaque and tartar can build up, which may cause oral infections, bad breath, infected gum tissues (gingivitis) or even bone loss (periodontitis).
Did You Know?
Sixty percent of dental disease is hidden below the gum line and can only be found with x-rays.
Cats are good at masking their pain. Although their teeth may look healthy, significant disease could be hidden below the gum line. Brush your cat's teeth regularly and check with your veterinarian about screenings, cleanings and products available to help keep those pearly whites clean.