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I have a lab mix shelter dog most his life he's about 2, he is a good boy, real skidish , only me n him at home, pretty good with other humans n grand kids,I ve had him 1 week so far. Not peeing in house i walk him n hour aday , plus out side potty breaks, he has soft potty , is this stress, sleeps by my bed by time i n know he's up an moveing i have a mess twice 4 hours apart middle of night. Dry food has brown n white rice , American Natural Premium original, an in add cook rice, im at aloss how to help him.

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Could be a lot of things that cause lethargy. The Expert will know how to help the dog. What is the dog's name?

Feed mornin7/8 am 10am long walk no potty feed at 4/5 pm 3/4 to 1cup of food each time . Un uncontrollable shits to be honest.

Veterinarian's Assistant: Is there anything else the Veterinarian should be aware of about the dog?

Brody is name, an he is like he has jet lag just lays n sleeps ir rest .Mayne he is just destressing, i have out side kennel w insulated dog house s good security hide out , but it still has 1foot of snow in it so i can't get him used yo that yet.

Submitted: 3 months ago.Category: Dog Veterinary
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Hi

Dr. Paul Brazzell here

To confirm the big issue here is loose stool?

No blood in the stool?

How long have the stools been soft?

Weight loss?

Paul

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Customer reply replied 3 months ago
No blood most of the time i've had him, i don't raise by voice dont scold just letting him trust me n his new home enviorment.
Dog Veterinarian: DocPaul, Veterinarian replied 3 months ago

Okay and can you tell me how long the stools have been soft?

And are the soft stools your main concern?

Paul

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