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French bulldog / 12months old/ eats grass, dirt and chews on sticks. Feeding grain free dog food. Stool has lots of wood matter

Veterinarian's Assistant: I'll do all I can to help. Strange behavior is often perplexing. I'm sure the Veterinarian can help you. What is the dog's name?

Pumpkin

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

He has a mega espionage but eats from a floor level bowl

Submitted: 5 months ago.Category: Dog
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Dog Specialist: Dr. Schmidt, Veterinarian replied 5 months ago
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Hello, this is Dr. Schmidt. Thank you for using JustAnswer. Sometimes dogs will eat grass, dirt, and sticks if they need a little more fiber in their diet. I would start by giving him some Metamucil-- 1 capsule on his food twice a day. Sometimes they can do it out of habit after awhile, but I would start with the Metamucil and go from there.

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