The Pet Factor
News on pet health, wellness, and the latest in Veterinary Medicine.

S1E8 - 008 Dental Care for Pets

We cover the what and why of preventative denta care and cleanings in pets, pet health news, Case of the Week and Tech Tips on getting your pet used to having their teeth brushed.

2 years ago

Episode Notes

This week we talk about Dental Care for pets. From prevention including brushing, dental chews, sprays and water additives, to full oral exams and cleanings under anesthesia including when and why we need to remove teeth. In pet health news, three new veterinary schools will be starting classes in 2020 and 2021, a study evaluates how closely cats are bonded with their owners, and new testing and treatment for Atopy in dogs. We highlight the dangers of onions in dogs in our case of the week and for Tech Tips, Brittney tells you the easiest way to get your pets to let you brush their teeth.

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The Pet Factor is here to help you understand your pet's health needs. From preventative care to dealing with chronic illnesses, we present information on why veterinarians recommend wellness care for your pet, how we diagnose and treat sick animals, and tips to keep your pets from developing common problems. We also showcase new products available to your veterinarian and news regarding pet health.