November 27th, 2018 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Getting a dog will change your life!
To help you choose the best dog for your family, here are the pros and cons of adopting an older dog vs. a puppy.
October 23rd, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
There are times when dog teeth extractions can help your furry friend feel better.
And there are other times when teeth extractions just aren’t necessary!
Let our Castle Rock veterinarians help guide you.
Our vets have put together the 5 questions we’re most frequently asked about this canine dental procedure, so you can make informed decisions for your pup.
(Simply want your free dog dental evaluation? If you live near Castle Rock, Colorado, call us at 303-688-3757 or click here to book it.)
February 13th, 2017 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Our Castle Rock dog dentists share the inside scoop
Here are five things your dog dentist wants you to know, so you can make great decisions for your dog.
February 22nd, 2016 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Did you grow up with cats?
Or, have you had a cat for many years?
If yes, it may seem strange to go to the vet for cat dental cleanings.
But cats need dental care just like people!
As with human medicine, veterinary medicine continues to evolve and get better.
Over the last decade, cat dental cleanings have become common. They’re a great way to help your kitty avoid health issues and live a longer and healthier life.
February 1st, 2016 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
When it comes to dental care for people…
We typically don’t it a second thought. You brush your teeth at least once a day, and you regularly get your teeth cleaned.
You know that preventive care is the best way to keep your mouth healthy.
It also helps you avoid costly and painful dental procedures.
The same applies for our cats and dogs!
January 18th, 2016 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
We know you have great intentions when it comes to your furry friend.
Let’s say you’re choosing pet dental care for the first time.
Or… you’re a long-time pet parent who’s reading up on the latest teeth cleaning options.
We’d love to share our thoughts on the benefits of anesthetic teeth cleanings vs. anesthesia-free dental cleanings.
February 16th, 2015 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Good news, Castle Rock pet parents! Pet dental care has progressed a long way beyond chew toys in terms of their effectiveness.
In this article, you’ll discover 4 pet dental care products for cats and dogs that can help you care for your pet’s teeth at home.
It takes approximately 48 hours for bacteria in your pet’s mouth to harden into plaque.
If you can care for your pet’s teeth in that 48-hour window, you’ll help prevent or minimize pet periodontal disease. (It’s the #1 disease in adult cats and dogs.)
February 2nd, 2015 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Did you know that periodontal disease is the most common disease in adult dogs and cats?
Our Castle Rock veterinarians created this article to help you better understand periodontal disease in dogs and cats — and what you can do about it!
January 5th, 2015 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
Thinking about New Year’s resolutions?
Don’t forget to make a few pet resolutions for your pet family too!
Here are three resolutions to enrich your pet’s quality of life for many months to come.
July 14th, 2014 by Cherished Companions Animal Clinic
In this article on dog dental cleanings, you’ll learn:
(1) How often dogs typically need cleanings
(2) The best age to start dental care
(3) Common signs of periodontal disease
(4) What you can do at home
(5) Why so many veterinarians recommend cleanings using anesthesia
(Simply want to get your dog’s teeth cleaned? If you live near Castle Rock, Colorado, call us at 303-688-3757 or click here to book it. We offer a free dental evaluation, so you can find out how healthy your dog’s teeth are.)