Most people notice a foul odor to their pet's breath as they get older. But dental disease can be much more serious than just a bad breath. As dental disease progresses, it can become very painful to your pet. They can develop significant infections in their mouths, and dental disease can contribute to other health problems such as heart disease and kidney disease. By doing routine dental cleanings, we are able to prevent your pet from ever having to experience this kind of discomfort and illness.