Article Photos: Cure for bad pet breath could be a toothbrush away 2/3

This Jan. 3, 2013 publicity photo provided by the Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County shows veterinary technician Aubrey Mallory checking the teeth of a six-week-old male pit bull mix named Kobe, in Vero Beach, Fla. Regular exams help spot bad breath, an early warning sign of pet dental disease.  (AP Photo/Humane Society of Vero Beach and Indian River County, Janet Winikoff)