tract. One possibility is that the black you saw in her stool was from bleeding somewhere in the part... and then began eating right away, it's also possible that that hard "stool" she past was actually something she'd...
These kinds of problems can be difficult to diagnose because both physical and behavioral factors can come into play. The first step is to keep a journal of what your pup eats every day--including anything other than the same
just to make sure she's ok. I appreciate your responding to my inquiry. Take care!
I'm assuming the stool check... on? Are the stools well-formed or are they loose? Are the stools a normal color or lighter than normal?
eliminate what is causing her stool problems in pretty short order.
If she were my dog, I would put...
What is Constipation?by
Dr. Anshu Gupta
Constipation is the infrequent and difficult passage of stool. The frequency of bowel..., and a person may have difficulty or even pain during elimination. Stool may harden and be painful to pass...
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or mucus in
stool, changes in volume of stool and straining to defecate. Lethargy,
dehydration, fever... for
more than one day
• A change in the color of the stool
• The appearance of blood or mucus in the stool...
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to defecate. Note the presence of
any blood or mucus in the stool. Also monitor the dog's body weight... absorption of water, nutrients
and electrolytes. With diarrhea the stools (bowel movements) can become loose...
just 4 families
poo consists of epithelial cells, lanugo, mucus, amniotic fluid, bile, and drinking water... is mainly mustard yellow and occasionally has earth-friendly specks and streaks but then goes back...