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Features June 2015 Issue

Taking Care of Those Pearly Whites

Most dogs become reasonably patient about having their teeth brushed.

Taking Care of Those Pearly Whites

Itís a lifelong commitment, but the older the dog, the more important it becomes.

Bob Paluzzi of San Diego wants to know how important it is for an older dog to have his teeth cleaned professionally at the veterinarianís office. He asked because his dog is 10 years old, and he is concerned about the risk associated with anesthesia.

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