Pet Dental Care in Sudbury, Ontario!

Routine oral care for cats and dogs should be started at 3 months of age.  It is important to note that it will probably require some patience!  Once it becomes part of the routine, your pet will begin to expect it. Try to make it as enjoyable and rewarding as possible.

The following videos will help to demonstrate how to :

Human toothpaste is not acceptable to use for your pet as many toothpastes contain xylitol, a sugar which is safe in humans but highly toxic in dogs.  Pet toothpaste comes in a number of different flavours such as poultry, malt, beef or mint which will be appetizing to your pet and increase their willingness to let you brush.

Some great links to check out for even more information are:

The Veterinary Oral Health Council

Ontario Veterinary Medical Association

American Veterinary Dental College