Is the result of the accumulation of bacterial plaque.
As tartar increases, bacteria multiply and cause localised inflammation.
Is the bad smell of your pet´s breath, it comes from the infection that plaque accumulation produces.
Is bacterial and food residues gathering on the surface of the tooth.
Is a hard brown-gray sediment on the surface of the teeth. Tartar can encourage the growth of harmful microorganisms.
Is caused by the inflammation that develops because of the growth of harmful microorganisms that lead to infection.
By 2 years of age, 90% of dogs and cats have periodontal disease.1
Periodontal disease is painful and affects your pet’s quality of life.1,2
Prevention is better than cure!
1. B. Niemiec et al. World Small Animal Veterinary Association Global Dental Guidelines (2020), Journal of Small Animal Practice, Vol 61. 2. Bell A, Helm J, Reid J. Veterinarians’ attitudes to chronic pain in dogs. Vet Rec. 2014 Nov 1;175(17):428. doi: 10.1136/vr.102352. Epub 2014 Jul 15. PMID: 25028465.
Does my pet suffer from periodontal disease?
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Ask your vet for a dental check at your pet’s next appointment
Your vet may advise dental treatments for your pet such as scaling the teeth to clean them.
Dental homecare such as the regular use of DENTIHEX® is vital to keep your pet’s teeth and gums healthy.