As pet parents, we understand the importance of maintaining our four-legged friends' oral hygiene. To celebrate and promote Pet Dental Health Month (February) we've curated a guide to the finest dental treats and chews that not only pamper your pets' taste buds but also promote dental health. From dental sticks to natural chews, we've curated a list of pet-approved goodies ensuring that your pet's dental routine is not only effective but enjoyable too. Say goodbye to dental woes and hello to wagging tails and radiant smiles!
1. Milk-Bone Brushing Chews, $20.26
Don’t let plaque or tartar buildup become a problem for your pup. These Milk-Bone Brushing Chews will keep your dog’s breath fresh chompers clean.
2. Greenies Dog Dental Treats Teenie Original, $12.53
Your furry friend will be stoked to sink their teeth into these delicious dental chews from Greenies. Specifically designed for dogs 5-15lbs (2-7kg), these vet-recommended chews are optimal for fighting plaque and tartar.
3. Greenies, Feline Cat Dental Treats, $8.14
Cat dental care has never been easier (or delicious) thanks to these Greenies Feline Dental Treats. Designed with a unique shape and crunchy texture that’s proven to reduce tartar buildup, these treats are sure to be the purr-fect choice for your feline friend.
4. ProDen Dog Mini Dental Bone Peanut Butter, $20.47
Made from a delicious peanut butter and banana flavor, these ProDen Mini Dental Care Bones are perfect for keeping teeth clean and breath fresh. Designed for small and toy breeds, these dental bones are vegan and contain added probiotics and natural sea kelp.
5. ProDen Cat Plaqueoff Bites, $13.12
These holistic grain-free, gluten-free, vegan treats are the purr-fect choice for your furry friend. Made for kittens up to 1 year old, these treats will help maintain the oral health of your kitty with ease.
6. Merrick Fresh Kisses, Mint Breath Strips, $36.78
Featuring an all-natural double-brush design, the Fresh Kisses mint-flavored breath strips from Merrick are a must-have for keeping your pooch’s breath fresh and clean. Tough enough to ensure sufficient chew times, but soft enough to maintain contact with the dogs tooth to effectively clean teeth, you’ll be thrilled with the results.
These Pedigree DentaStix Chewy Chunx treats are great for those who have bigger pups 33-55lbs+). Made with a chewy texture, these chicken flavored treats not only work to reduce plaque buildup, but also support healthy gums as they chew. And with each chew under 25 calories, you can feel good about treating your pooch.
8. Whimzees Dog Value Box, $51.43
Do you have a rough chewer on your hands? Then you may want to check out this value pack of Whimzees Dog chews, perfect for fighting bacteria and promoting overall dental health. Guaranteed to last 3x longer than leading competitors, these non-GMO chews are vet (and pet) -approved!
9. Nylabone Advanced Oral Care Cat Dental Kit, $11.46
Preventative care is key when you’re looking at lowering the risk of periodontal disease in cats. This all-in-one cat teeth cleaning kit features an angled toothbrush, great for gently massaging your cat’s teeth and gums, as well as pet-safe toothpaste featuring Denta-C, which is scientifically proven to reduce plaque that harbors bacteria. Also included in the kit is a slip-on finger brush to help remove food debris from your kitty’s mouth.
10. Nylabone FlexiChew Dog Dental Pack, $10.87
If you haven’t been able to find a dental chew that your pup loves just yet, try this Nylabone FlexiChew Dog Dental Pack. Great for small dogs, these chew toys are designed with ridges and nubs to help prevent plaque and tartar buildup. Plus, this triple pack contains 2 peanut butter flavored bones, and one 1 bacon flavored – yum!