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Old 02-16-2007, 09:21 AM
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I am curious about dogs that do that. Do your dogs eat a lot of real bones? Do they poop white? I watched a documentary on hyenas and the calcium that they got from eating bones left their stools white and other animals ate them. I give buckshot a lot of bones and he does not eat poo.
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Old 02-16-2007, 11:24 AM
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Please tell me that they aren't trying to get rid of the dog by telling that story...URP GAG...
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Old 02-16-2007, 12:28 PM
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THAT should never have become public knowledge!
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Old 02-16-2007, 04:47 PM
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Its "normal" for dogs to eat other dogs poopsickle.... and those of other animals, I read it in a book, but I wouldn't be able to tell you which one if my life depended on it... :/ It also stated that you should only worry of they eat their own.
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Old 02-17-2007, 07:18 PM
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There are many reasons why a dog eats thier own stuff;

1) Bad habit
2) Lacking something in thier diet
3) Feel guilty for leaving a mess and want to clean it up.

My vet explained too me that if Sasha starts to eat her own mess, to start putting kian ( spelt wrong) pepper on it. If that does not work give them green mint. The combination of the peper and mint for some reason stops the issue right away.
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Old 02-18-2007, 11:14 AM
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ick. Our backyard has been like an ice rink the past few days (it's finally starting to thaw) and Jager was using a frozen poop like a hockey puck, batting it around to watch it go sliding. He's always trying to shove his head in the litterbox too.
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