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What can cause poop in cats? They are happy playing not

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What can cause green poop in cats? They are happy playing not throwing up great appetite changed the diet to a brand called abound it is a wet food but they also eat their regular blue buffalo dry food. My husband gave them a little tiny piece of cheese
to can it be worms? Should I do frontal or really not needed?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Cat Veterinary
Expert:  Dr. Joey replied 1 year ago.

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mso-hansi-theme-font:minor-latin;}Hello I am Dr. Joey. Thanks for trusting me to help you and your pet today. I am a licensed veterinarian with over 15 years of experience. I look forward to working with you.

Based on the photos (thank you, ***** *****), this may be completely normal. Sometimes this happens in cats due to a change in how fast food/ingesta moves through the digestive tact or the gall bladder released more bile than normal (not a problem). Given the cats are happy, eating with no vomit/diarrhea, I would not be very concerned at this time.

If the problem happens consistently for several days and/or there is a change in the cat's health, then I would be concerned and perhaps screen for intestinal parasites, but also I would be more concerned about a problem that is changing the digestive tract internally such as inflammatory bowel disease (but this would have clinical symptoms like diarrhea).

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Expert:  Dr. Joey replied 1 year ago.
Hi,
I'm just following up on our conversation about your pet. How is everything going?
Dr. Joey