Blog: Dental Care


Products and Techniques That Help Maintain Your Pet’s Dental Health

As you may know brushing your pet’s teeth can help prevent periodontal disease (dental disease). What you may not be aware of is that there are many products available to be purchased that can help.

Veterinarian holding a toothbrush in front of a dog

Dental Focus Month

Happy New Year from the Mission Ridge Animal Hospital Team! Dental Season is starting January 15 to March 30! We love our patients which is why we care so much about their health. A healthy pet has healthy teeth, so each year from February through March we pay special attention…

Dog lying on a blanket

Dental Disease: Why Are My Pet’s Teeth So Important?

As a veterinarian, I find some form of dental disease in almost every dog or cat that I examine regardless of age or breed. Approximately 80% of dogs and cats over 3 years old have some periodontal inflammation. Why are teeth so important? If you have ever had a toothache…

pet dental cleaning

Dental Focus Evening: February 3rd, 2016 at 6pm

Date: Wednesday February 3, 2016 Time: 6pm-7pm Location: Mission Ridge Animal Hospital Details: Informative presentation on pet Dental Care, tooth brushing demo, dental health products displays, one on one interaction with the Mission Ridge Veterinarians and Team answering your questions about Dental Wellness and your pet. Door Prizes plus complimentary…