(if you can afford it.)

  1. bacteria coats cat’s teeth
  2. cat breathes in oral bacteria
  3. oral bacteria infects lungs
  4. asthma and inflammation?

The older, fatter or sicklier the cat, the more this matters.

Oh . . . . and for humans, this is also true.

“Shapira said the link between periodontitis and lung diseases including asthma, pneumonia and chronic obstructive pulmonary disease is well established.” from article link below.