Category Archives: Dental Care for Cats

The Importance of Dental Radiographs

September 20, 2013

When you take your pet in for his or her annual dental cleaning, your veterinarian or veterinary dental specialist may make a recommendation to take radiographs, or x-rays, of all your pet’s teeth based on the initial oral examination. Many … Continue reading

POPD – Non-Anesthetic Dental Cleaning For Dogs and Cats

May 28, 2013

Veterinarians commonly recommend prophylactic, or preventive, anesthetic dental cleanings to their patients on an annual basis to combat the periodontitis (dental disease) that can lead to other major health issues in dogs and cats. But what can a veterinarian, or … Continue reading

The First Signs of Dental Disease in Cats

September 19, 2012

Dental disease in cats can be devastating. Periodontal disease is the most common form of dental disease for cats. The effects of dental disease can change a cat’s behavior, and your pet may begin to react completely out of character … Continue reading