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9 Dental Issues You Share with Your Pets
Vet dentist also perform root canals and offer orthodontics for pets--learn more in the book!

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Could your dog's breath melt your glasses? Does your cat's smile look like five miles of bad road? Pet tooth problems can be surprisingly similar to their owners' dental issues. Here are common dental issues you share with your cats and dogs, as well as ways to avoid them.

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Do you have a puppy? Now is the time to teach Fido to accept tooth brushing, and here's a step-by-step dog tooth brushing guide. And if you're puzzled about your adopted pup's age, you can learn how to figure out puppy age based on his teeth--too cool, right?

Dogs of all ages can be chew-maniacs, but they can break teeth they target the wrong object. A friend of mine has a 7-month-old German shepherd/border collie cross that gnaws on trees! How do you manage the gnawing problem? You'll find some chew tips here.