If there are any disorders in the mouth, liver, stomach, intestines, or kidneys of your pet canine, then it is bound to breathe out a persistent foul odour. The disease is called halitosis.
MAIN CAUSES OF FOUL ODOUR IN A CANINE.
Many canines, especially small ones are prone to mouth diseases like tartar or plaque. This is due to bacteria situated in their gums or teeth. If the breath of your canine smells like urine then, your canine could have a kidney problem. If your canine has a loss of appetite, If it’s gums are tinted yellow, breath has a foul odour, and it regularly vomits, then your canine could have a liver problem. If your canine has a sweet or fruity smelling breath, and it is regularly drinking water and urinating then these are signs of your canine suffering from diabetes.
HOW TO TREAT A CANINE HAVING A FOUL ODOUR FROM ITS MOUTH.
It is always best to take your canine to a good veterinarian. Let this animal doctor study and find out why your pet has a bad dog breath. Remember your pet cannot talk so you have to be prepared to answer all the questions this doctor may put forward to you. The doctor may ask general questions about your pet’s diet, hygiene, its daily routine any unusual behavior patterns of late or any other questions that come to the doctor’s mind. Do not try to analyze the canines sickness. Do not try your own medication as it may have an adverse effect on your pet. If the doctor needs a sample to be sent to a laboratory, agree to do so. The veterinarian doctor is the best person to cure your pet. You can even discuss some good tips for your pet’s diet. You can also discuss some home remedies. He could even recommend a good canine toothpaste for your pet.
FOLLOW UP CARE FOR YOUR CANINE.
Regular follow up with your pet to a veterinarian doctor help in the cure of bad dogs breath. Make sure your pet takes the medication prescribed by the veterinarian doctor at the right time. It is best to make sure the veterinarian doctor keeps track and records all symptoms, causes and medication related to the foul odour coming from your pet’s mouth.
Give your pet a good quality, nutritious and easy to digest food on time. Here again follow the veterinarian doctors advise to give the right diet to your pet. Over-eating could cause laziness and health issues in your pet.
Human toothpaste can lead to disorders if used on canines, so its best to use a toothpaste meant for canines. It is good if you brush your pet’s teeth every day. Hard and safe to chew toys help in cleaning teeth of a canine the natural way. Buy the best toys available for your pet.
You can ask the veterinarian doctor to have a look and check your pet’s teeth to see if there are any decayed or infected teeth or bacteria infected gums. Regular strolls help in keeping a dog healthy as being in the house always makes a dog tired and a taste of fresh air and look around the environment helps in creating peace of mind in a pet.
Giving your pet a daily bath with a good medicated soap meant for canines help in removing bad odours coming from your pet. Care should be taken to check if there are any ticks or fleas on your pet. Hygiene has to be maintained to ensure your pet stays in good health. This is the best possible way to prevent your canine from having bad dogs breath.