Feline Dental Care Preventative Care Check your pets mouth on a regular basis (monthly). Look for sore/red gums. Tartar build up and bad breath. Dry food is helpful to have a brushing effect. A daily oral hygiene routine is very important. There are many products to make feline dental care much easier. VET AQUADENT – add to drinking water to help prevent tartar. LOGIC ENZYMATIC GEL – Apply directly onto gums,or onto paws to be licked off. TOOTH/FINGER BRUSHES – Use with a toothpaste formulated for animals. VETERINARY CHECKS – A yearly check up is advised to monitor for dental disease. TYPES OF DENTAL DISEASE (PERIODONTAL DISEASE) – PLAQUE/TARTAR – Common cause of dental disease. GINGIVITIS – Inflammation of the gingiva/gum around the tooth. STOMATITIS – Inflammation of the oral cavity/inside the mouth. FELINE RESORPTIVE LESIONS – Erosion of the tooth, normally starting at the gum line. Sore painful lesions.