Tips for Cleaning Your Cat's Teeth

Gently brushing your cat's teeth daily with a soft toothbrush and pet toothpaste is ideal, but start slow.  

Daily Brushing

Look for vet-approved dental treats and chews to mechanically scrape away tartar between brushings.

Dental Treats

Your vet should examine your cat's teeth at annual visits to assess any emerging dental issues.

Regular Checkups

Even with home care, most cats need professional dental cleanings annually to prevent disease.

Yearly Cleanings

General anesthesia allows a thorough cleaning above and below the gumline and full inspection.


Any severely compromised teeth will be extracted during the dental procedure to prevent infection.

Extract Bad Teeth

Follow your vet's at-home care instructions after a dental cleaning.

Post-Cleaning Care 

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