Caring for your cats teeth Have you ever taken much thought to your cats teeth, and how best to care for all 30 of them? The inside of our pets mouths are usually quite a mystery to us owners, but it is important that we keep up to date with their dental situations. Keep reading to learn a little bit more about your felines fangs. Did you know that human and cat teeth have some similarities? We know that they look just a touch (well, maybe a bit more) different to our pearly whites, but cats share a similar dental trait of having two sets of teeth just like us! Called successive sets (just like our baby teeth and adult teeth), the first set falls out when they are very young and then the permanent set comes in! When cared for properly, the adult permanent set of teeth should last into their elderly years. But how do you care for your cat’s teeth? It doesn’t seem like an easy task, getting into your feline friends sharp mouth but we have some tips, which may help you.
- Brush your cats teeth
- Regular dental checks
- Specially formulated dental food and treats
- Chew toys for cats