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Alaskan Malamute tooth care method

To keep Alaskan dogs’ teeth healthy, we need to clean them regularly. When cleaning their teeth, we can use clean gauze dipped in tooth powder to help them wipe their teeth, and tooth powder can not be replaced with toothpaste, dogs do not like the taste of toothpaste. Cleaning your dog’s teeth should be part of your daily routine, and if you don’t know exactly what to do, you can ask a professional for help. We need to brush our teeth for Alaskan Malamute 3-4 times a week. If we neglect to take care of our dog’s mouth for a long time, it is easy to make the dog’s teeth dirty and lead to bacterial proliferation, which can cause gum pus overflow, gingivitis, and so on. So how do we care for Alaskan Malamutes’ teeth!


1. When should we brush Alaskan Malamute’s teeth?

Oral Disease in the Alaskan Malamute can seriously affect the normal life and physical growth of Alaskan Malamute. First, we should start brushing Alaskan Malamute’s teeth at 6 months, two or three times a week in early Alaska. At the beginning of our training, parents can use a soft towel or gauze, then dip in the water or light saltwater to brush their teeth and gums. If any food remains in the teeth, we should use small tweezers to remove it, then gently rub the dog’s teeth back and forth with gauze to achieve cleaning purposes.

2. Use professional toothbrushes:

Second, as the Alaskan Malamute grows, its teeth become stronger and more stable. Also, after a period of brushing training, the dog can fully accept the brushing process. Parents can choose to use a professional dog toothbrush and toothpaste, more professional cleaning of its teeth. There has been no change in the way teeth are cleaned, only in the tools used.

3. Appropriate healthy foods:

In addition to professional brushing care, in the daily diet, we can also choose some appropriate healthy food that can also achieve the goal of care. Food choices for Alaskan Malamute should be kept crisp and dry, and avoid sticky teeth or soft foods. We want to avoid food adhesion to the dog teeth, decay after the growth of bacteria, and cause oral diseases.


4. Insist on helping Alaskan Malamutes brush their teeth:

We can choose some professional bite glue, bite the bone, let it in leisure time bite, to help remove tartar teeth, achieve the goal of cleaning teeth. The process of cleaning an Alaskan dog’s teeth should be trained from an early age. Dogs are very uncooperative at first, so pet owners need to make it a training task to clean their teeth, over time, the dog gets used to it. Don’t brush your dogs’ teeth with a toothbrush when they’re young, it can hurt them, and use a professional toothbrush when they’re older.

Therefore, the Alaskan dog’s tooth is also a very important step when the pet owner nurses them, in order to the dog’s health, the pet owner must be more patient in the dog’s tooth care, to ensure their healthy growth.