Royal Canin Veterinary Diet – Dental DLK 22 is a special feed for dogs with dental and oral hygiene issues and diseases. The special recipe provides daily oral and dental care and slows down the build-up of plaque and tartar. It can also be used long-term to combat bad breath. This product has a kibble with a unique texture and shape, which sets up a gentle abrasive effect on your dog’s teeth during chewing. It includes ingredients that trap calcium to combat the formation of dental plaque and tartar. Getting your dog’s teeth professionally cleaned is unpleasant and is often only possible with the use of general anaesthetic. With this feed, you can significantly reduce the frequency that your dog will need to have its teeth cleaned by the vet. This feed contains Royal Canin Bone and Joint Support and the recipe has been designed to promote harmonious and easy digestion. Recommended for (indications): Helps fight bad breath Daily oral and dental hygiene in dogs over 10kg Limits the development of dental plaque and tartar Not recommended for (contraindications): Hyperlipidaemia Pancreatitis or history of pancreatitis Growing dogs Key Benefits: Brushing effect: the kibble’s shape, texture and size help produce a mechanical brushing effect on teeth. Tartar control: nutrient that traps the calcium in saliva so reducing tartar deposits. Bone and Joint support: helps maintain healthy bones and joints. Digestive security: nutrients which support a balanced digestive system. Duration of treatment: Royal Canin Veterinary Dental Diet should be fed to dogs over 10kg, which tend to develop tartar even after good teeth cleaning. The diet feed can be fed to your pet all its life. Further information: Ideal dental and oral hygiene should commence from 6 or 7 months old.