Is Your Dog Predisposed to Dental Disease?

The top 10 dog breeds prone to dental disease:

  • Toy Poodle
  • Maltese
  • Yorkshire Terrier
  • Pomeranian
  • Shetland Sheepdog
  • Boston Terrier
  • Standard Poddle
  • Dachshund
  • Shih Tazu
  • Chihuahua

There are many factors which predispose an animal to dental disease including:

  • Breed
  • Diet
  • Malocclusion – over or under bite
  • Missing or extra teeth
  • Hard Toys
  • Mouth Breathing (Panting)

Looking for more information on dental disease in pets predisposition? Please give #MayfieldVets a call at 506-466-2543


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