Veterinarian Ben Brown tells us how important it is for pet owners to take care of their pet's dental hygiene. He says staying on top of it can prevent costly trips to the vet as well as ward off many different types of health problems. Dr. Brown's main piece of advice is to start with a finger scrubbing toothbrush with just water on it to get your pet used to getting their teeth brushed. From there, you can move to actually tooth brushes and tooth brushes, but always make sure you are getting products specialized for animals. For more from The Travel Vet, go here.
How to make your pet enjoy getting their teeth brushed (it’s easier than you think)
Posted at 1:47 PM, Feb 25, 2016
and last updated 2016-02-25 15:47:15-05
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