February is National Dental Month, and it is the time to think about everyone's teeth, even your pets. Out of all the members of one's family, it's not difficult to guess who has the worse dental hygiene: the pets. They don't brush or floss for YEARS. If you want to know what teeth will look like without regular care, look at your pets teeth and smell its' breath. That's Periodontal Disease. "Perio" means around, and "dontal" means tooth. Periodontal disease is disease around the outside of the mouth.
Be careful how you deck your halls! The holiday season is generally a time of family togetherness in which even our pets participate. One's thoughts generally are far from thoughts of injury; however, one must be aware of some important seasonal hazards in order to insure a happy holiday season.
Pets can have everyday aches and pains just like us. It’s no fun getting old! Has your pet been slower to rise or struggling to use the stairs? Does your pet struggle with allergies- constantly licking feet or having ear infections? These aches and pains and many more can be treated with a class IV therapy laser.
Not everyone has time to cook meals for their dog, but with a little effort, you could try adding some healthy toppers to their dry food that you already give them! Here are the top 5 foods we suggest to give a try: