Monthly Archives: October 2017

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Oral Hygiene 101: Back to Basics

Have you ever heard of dental plaque?  Dental plaque is the “fuzzy slipper material” adhering to the enamel surfaces of teeth. In essence, it is a collection of bacteria.  Did you know that it could form in as little as 24 hours?  Have you ever heard of dental tartar?  Dental tartar is the “hard mineral-like […]

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Pet Obesity and Its Dangers

Dr. Janice Bush, DVM, M.Sc.
The epidemic of obesity in our nation has received widespread attention in the news in recent years. Obesity has strong correlations to multiple diseases seen in humans. What many people do not realize is that these same conditions and others affect our pets; decreasing their overall quality of life as well […]

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