February is National Pet Dental Health Month. It’s a time when pet owners are encouraged to properly brush the teeth of their furry friends.
The American Veterinary Medical Association estimates 80 percent of people brush daily, but pet owners do that significantly less for their pets.
The association encourages owners to start brushing their pets teeth regularly. In a video on the topic, an AMVA spokesman notes that 80 percent of dogs and 70 percent of cats show some sign gum disease by the age of 3.
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