Is brushing your dog’s teeth something you and your dog don’t look forward to? We want to help you!
Brushing doesn’t have to be a battle. It’s possible to brush your dog’s teeth and still be best friends. Brush your dog’s teeth when she’s calm and relaxed. Your goal: Set a routine. Working up to brushing daily is ideal. But if her mouth is healthy, even three days a week can make a difference. Without brushing, plaque can build up, putting your dog at risk for bad breath, gum disease, and tooth decay. It can also cause painful infections. Severe infection can spread, causing life-threatening conditions.