Just as it is important for humans to pay attention to dental health, it’s also important to keep up with your cat’s dental health. Cats have the same oral issue as humans. Issues like bad breath, cavities, gum disease and tarter, can cause serious problems if gone unchecked. You could be spending more time at the vet than you’d like, if you don’t have a good oral routine for your cat. 

Once you decide on a regimen, you’ll need a good cat toothpaste. It’s not advisable to use a toothpaste that is designed for humans to use, because it contains ingredients that will upset your cat’s stomach. However, there are quite a few toothpastes on the market, that are specifically designed for cats. In that regard, below is a list of “5 Quality Cat Toothpastes” for you to consider.

5. Virbac,
CET Oral Hygiene Kit

By Virbac

Virbac’s CET Oral Hygiene Kit is a set that comes with a soft bristle tooth brush, a finger brush and chicken flavored toothpaste. The toothpaste is made to be safe for all pets and can be swallowed.

4. Arm & Hammer,
Dental Kit for Cats

By Arm & Hammer

Arm & Hammer’s Dental Kit for Cats, comes with a toothbrush and toothpaste with natural ingredients. The toothpaste has a tuna flavor and is made to fight tartar build-up, as well as whiten teeth. It also contains baking soda and is made to be 100% safe for cats and kittens.

3. Petrodex,
Dental Kit for Cats,
Malt Flavor Toothpaste

By Petrodex

Petrodex’s Dental Kit For Cats is a tooth paste that produces hydrogen peroxide. This 2.5 ounce tube of toothpaste is designed to help remove plaque and tartar. It doesn’t foam so there’s no need to rinse and it is available in malt flavor.

2. Virbac,
CET Toothpaste

for Cats & Dogs,
Seafood flavor

By Virbac

Virbac’s CET Toothpaste for Cats and Dogs has a seafood flavor. It’s formulated to control tartar, get rid of bad breath and it does not have any foaming agents—so it’s safe for your pet to swallow.

1. Virbac,
CET Enzymatic

By Virbac

Virbac’s CET Enzymatic Pet Toothpaste is made to clean teeth and get rid of bad breath, by helping to reduce plaque and tartar with a specially formulated enzyme system. It’s veterinarian recommended, safe for pets to swallow and has a poultry flavor. 

In conclusion, the first step in maintaining your cat’s oral health, is to get a good toothpaste, that is designed specifically for cats. Human toothpaste can cause digestive problems. As there are many types of cat toothpaste on the market, the above list is a good place to start, when considering an appropriate toothpaste. Thanks for reading “5 Quality Cat Toothpastes”.