orapup, the cure for your dog’s bad breath!

teaka famous chihuahua

so our friends at orapup sent teaka the famous chihuahua some of their product to try.  i happened to mention that her breath was a little funky lately even though we brush her teeth religiously.

apparently, you can brush your dog’s teeth til the cows come home, but it still won’t get rid of their bad breath because bacteria also builds up on their tongue and it needs to be brushed away too.

orapup brush lickies

the idea is that you apply some of their yummy flavored lickies to the orapup brush and then place it in front of your dog and they lick away their bad breath.  it’s that simple.  you do it twice a day and their bad breath goes away.

we were a little resilient with teaka however, as chihuahua’s can be very picky when it comes to their palate.  regardless, we gave it a whirl and placed the beef and bacon flavored brush in front of her seeing if she would go for the bait.  and then the magic happened – she began to lick.

chihuahua licking orapup

finally, a product that even the most pickiest of dogs love.  we give orapup a huge thumbs up for helping us find a cure to beating teaka’s bad breath.  once again we can enjoy her showers of kisses!

teaka-orapup

look at teaka sitting all pretty next to her orapup  – she’s saying, “thank you orapup!”

tongue cleaner for dogs

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the winners of famous chihuahua’s selfie picture contest is pepa, sandra and daddy!

chihuahua couple selfie

“and the winners are sandra, daddy and pepa the famous chihuahua!”

congratulations to sandra cardero muñoz from barcelona, spain!  her super cute selfie with daddy and their chihuahua pepa received the most votes in our chihuahua selfie voting poll for our first annual famous chihuahua selfie picture contest!

 

pet monitor

and for your viewing pleasure, here’s a gallery of submitted chihuahua selfie pictures!

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symptoms and signs of a sick chihuahua: know when to see a veterinarian!

chihuahua doctor

your chihuahua can not explain its symptoms, so it’s your responsibility to keep him or her healthy and to determine whether or not they need veterinary care.  chihuahuas tend to want to hide their illness, so it is up to you to check your chihuahua for abnormalities.

you know your chihuahua best.  you will notice subtle early warning signs that someone else might not.  if any of the following chihuahua health care symptoms or signs of illness exist, call your veterinarian immediately.  do not wait – your chihuahua must be examined!

indications of a “sick chihuahua” include:

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