When do puppies lose their teeth?

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Puppy teeth development


2-4 weeks

5-6 weeks

4-5 months of age

6 months and older

Oral care

Special dental treats and chews will also help with your dog’s oral care to a degree but are not as good as actually brushing the teeth.

Tooth abnormalities

Retained puppy teeth

Lingually displaced canines

Undershot or overshot jaws

Overcrowded and rotated teeth

If you notice anything unusual about your dog’s teeth or mouth, then make sure you get it checked out by your veterinarian.

Chewing behavior



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