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Do Dogs Get Tartar? Yes! Here are Some Ways to Prevent it

Tartar is that heavy build-up your dentist has to scrape away. Well, guess what – dogs get tartar too, and it’s no better for them than it is for us. The basic cause is the same – plaque forms on the teeth after your dog eats and then combines with saliva to harden into tartar. And, of course, Fido doesn’t brush twice a day – which can make tartar build-up worse for your dog than for you. So, how can you prevent it? 1. Brush your dog’s teeth. Most dogs can be trained to accept a toothbrush – you should…