Tag Archive: periodontal disease

Breed predispositions to periodontal disease

Breed predispositions to periodontal disease

Periodontology (part 2)

Periodontal disease occurs in all dog breeds. Some breeds have more predispositions to periodontal disease than others. Giant dog breeds with traditional skull structures very rarely suffer from these diseases.

More offer periodontal disease might occur with:

  • Brachycephalic dogs
  • cocker spaniels
  • toy breeds
  • dwarf dogs
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Breath Smells? 5 reasons why

Breath Smells? 5 reasons why

Although it might be multiple reasons why your dog’s breath smells so bad, here, in this article, we will review the most common reasons without any medical issues:


Estimated reading time: 4 minutes

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Why dog teeth care is important?

Why teeth care is important

Dog dental disease is more than just a cosmetic issue — when your dog has red gums, yellow teeth, and stinky breath, it could be a sign of severe oral disease that could, if left untreated, lead to devastating effects on your pet’s quality of life. That’s why dog teeth care is important. Neglecting dog teeth care can cause chronic pain issues that may even be at the center of some behavioral problems.

The American Veterinary Medical Association (AVMA) reports 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats to have some oral disease by the age of 3.

There are 9 reasons why your dog teeth care is so crucial:

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