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We have a 7 yr. old Maltese male dog. He recently started

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We have a 7 yr. old Maltese male dog. He recently started having large
hard balls of feces, almost 1 inch in dia., making it hard for him to go.
His diet consist of Purina ground beef two times a day. He is totally a
leash dog on the outside. Should I change up his diet?
Submitted: 1 year ago.
Category: Dog Veterinary
Expert:  brisadog replied 1 year ago.

Hi, I can help you with your question today.

Expert:  brisadog replied 1 year ago.

There are a couple different things we can do to help Snowball pass his stool more easily. First though, I would like to make sure he doesn't have an underlying medical condition causing his stool to be more dry. Has he had any blood testing done recently?