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Importance of Pet Dental Health

Importance of Pet Dental Health

What is the importance of pet dental health? Every day plaque is deposited on the teeth. If teeth are not brushed daily, bacteria build-up can cause inflammation resulting in bad breath, loss of bone support, formation of pockets, root exposures and ultimately, loss of teeth. How can you prevent dental disease? By the age of …

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Poisonous & Ill-Inducing Plants, Foods & Chemicals for Pets

Poisonous & Ill-Inducing Plants, Foods & Chemicals for Pets

Every year thousands of dogs and cats ingest poisonous or harmful substances. The best way to avoid this is knowing what substances are poisonous or harmful, and poison proofing your home. You can even prepare a pet poison first aid kit, as a “just in case” back up! Visit http://www.petpoisonhelpline.com/pet-owners/basics/pet-poison-first-aid-kit/ to see how to assemble your kit, …

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The Causes of Skin Conditions in Dogs

The Causes of Skin Conditions in Dogs

Signs of a skin condition include redness, irritation, flaking, being excessively dry or oily, and patchy hair loss. There are several common causes for skin conditions in dogs, they include: Allergies to food or environmental factors like pollen, mold or dust. Parasites like fleas, lice or mites. Hormonal Imbalances Bacterial Infections To determine which if …

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