Tooth Decay

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The Importance of Dog Dental Care.

It is important for dog owners to practice dental care for their pets to prevent them from dental disease. DENTAL DISEASE Affects the teeth, gums, and structures that surround and support a dog’s teeth. This disease begins with simple plaque buildup on the teeth. Plaque contains bacteria and food particles. Dental disease is common in […]

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Candy Breath Mints – A Temporary Fix

What is the first thing that you do whenever you discover that you have bad breath? For most of us, it is a matter of going out and getting some breath mints in order to cover up the odor. You might be surprised to learn that a breath mint, although effective at making our breath […]

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XYLITOL: Danger or Delight For Dogs?

What is “xylitol”? Xylitol is a white crystal substance that looks and tastes like sugar. On food labels for people, xylitol is broadly classified as a carbohydrate. For the purposes of human consumption, xylitol is very slowly absorbed and only partially utilized. These two characteristics contrast sharply to sugar. Because xylitol contains about 2.4 calories […]

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