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8 Common Dental Problems in Cats

Cat teeth can be exposed to various substances that predispose them to dental disease. After all, the cat’s mouth is used for play, grooming, defense, hunting, and eating.

Key takeaways:

– Periodontal disease is the most common dental condition in cats and perhaps the most common health condition outranking weight issues and kidney disease.

– Feline stomatitis is characterized by extreme pain due to ulceration of tissues in the oral cavity and rinflammation.

– More than 75 percent of cats above 5 years will experience tooth resorption characterized by loosening teeth and exposed roots.

Stinky breath is a very common complaint in veterinary medicine. No one wants a kitty with yuck mouth breathing on them. Halitosis is the result of multiple different problems in the oral cavity, from simple periodontal disease to an infected mass.

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Dr. Deepak Songra BDS (WALES)

A true professional. Deepak has a reputation of being friendly, gentle and understanding dentist. Throughout his career, he has been involved in continuing professional development and enjoys a rewarding and challenging role in training newly qualified dentists and dental therapists in their careers. Dr. Songra enjoys general dentistry and all aspects of cosmetic dentistry, especially in facial aesthetics and teeth whitening.

Pet Dentist was founded in 2015 by Dr. Songra and his wife, Dr. SmitaSongra, also a dentist who has specialized in in the field of facial and dental cosmetics for the past 25 years. Pet Dentist is a family-run business with the aim of offering the best dental products available on the market at very reasonable prices!