Grove Vets in Ballymena have some tip for you if your pet has bad breath. Pets are a great addition to your home but you don’t want to be lumbered with smelling breath!

Does your Pet have bad breath

One great tip is you add some parsley to your pets food 1 – 2 times a week. Ensure that it is a small amount and that it is well chopped up and mixed in and go for the curly variety. Bear in mind though that if you dog or cat has bad breath it is likely to be a bigger problem.

Normally if you cat of dog has bad breath it is caused by a dental problem. Poor dental health can cause lots of problems so it is really important that your pet gets a checkup regularly. A Grove Vets you can book your pet in for an appointment at the nurses clinic who are professionally trained to be able to help you and your pet.

If you are unsure about what is involved in a teeth check then just ask the nurses at the nurses clinic who are happy to talk you through any procedure. If you think that your pet is in pain because of a problem with their teeth then please don’t try to look by yourself.  If you pet is in pain and you put your hand in their mouth the slightest movement may cause them to bite down and catch your hand without meaning to be.

Tooth decay or gum disease could be causing your pets bad breath. If you have recently noticed that your pet isn’t eating their food then this is also a sign that they are having pain caused by their teeth. Don’t let your pet suffer, and don’t put up with bad breath from your pet, bring them along to Grove Vets in Ballymena for some help.