Good oral health is critical to your pet’s overall health. That’s why it’s important to take care of your furry friend’s teeth and gums. At Hôpital vétérinaire des Trois-Lacs, we’re here to help you do that. We can provide certain dental care and recommend ways to tend to your pet’s teeth at home.
What dental problems can affect pets?
Your cat or dog could experience various dental problems throughout their life. The most common ones are tartar, gingivitis, periodontal disease, tooth resorption, tooth fracture and dental abscesses.
How can I help my pet from developing dental problems?
Prevention is the best way to protect your cat or dog from various dental problems they can develop.
The first step is daily teeth brushing. If you’re not sure how, please give us a call. Our team can show you how to brush your pet’s teeth and recommend the right dental products.
Besides brushing, you can also give your cat or dog pellets, treats or dental toys that help clean their teeth.
At Hôpital vétérinaire des Trois-Lacs, besides inspecting your cat or dog’s teeth every time they come in for a checkup, we can also provide certain professional treatments like plaque and tartar removal. This helps us stay on top of their oral health and address certain issues before they get worse.