Above are just four facts about your cat’s teeth to help you understand the importance their dental hygiene. However, it’s important to understand the role their food plays with their dental health.
Cats are carnivores, so it’s essential that their teeth remain clean, strong and sharp. A healthy diet can help contribute to the well being of your cat’s teeth. Carbohydrates turn into sugars which can affect your cats’ teeth, so feeding a diet low in carbohydrates is always advisable. You will find that some food and treats contain ‘caramel’ which is produced from caramelised sugar, this can also affect the health of your cat’s teeth and gums and should be avoided.
Among the recommended diets that can support your cat’s dental health are moisture-rich, grain free diets. These include high quality protein foods, raw cat food and freeze-dried diets.
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