Their motivation may not be to gross us humans out, but it certainly does. So
much so ... In many cases, dogs start to eat their own poop because of some kind
As gross as stool eating (aka coprophagia) is for humans, it's actually a common
habit of many dogs. But the possible reasons for why dogs find their poop ...
Of course, the mother stops eating her puppies' feces around the time that they
have begun ... Stress will often drive puppies -- and dogs -- to eat their own stool.
Feb 23, 2010 ... All the same, if your dog eats her own and other dogs' poop, and you're buying
the 50-pound sacks of whatever chow is cheapest at your local ...
Most new owners are delighted by puppy antics but puppies eating poop prompts
... Dogs commonly eat their own or another animal's droppings (coprophagia).
Dogs who eat their feces usually do not have a dietary deficiency. ... food of the
dog with coprophagy if he eats his own stool; or the food of the cat, if the dog with
Why dogs eat poop and what to do about it. ... associated with coprophagia, the
scientific name for the act of dogs eating their own or other animals' feces.
Nutritional imbalance – When a dog eats his own poop, it may be because the ...
punished for potty training mistakes, may learn to eat their own poop to avoid ...
We used your advice for my dog and it seemed to work for a few days, but after
that she is back to eating her feces! Help!" — forum user rebeccaacessories.
Dec 6, 2011 ... Coprophagia, or stool eating in dogs or cats, is a nasty habit caused by many ...
medical reasons that can prompt a dog to eat his own poop. This is why I
recommend dogs have their stools checked by the vet's office every six ...