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I am glad to hear that Bud is doing well otherwise. Blood in the stool can be pretty alarming.
There can be more than a few causes. Since Bud is doing great, one of my first thoughts is that it may be some parasites. These are not uncommon in these young guys and are easily treated. I would recommend calling a local veterinary clinic and asking if they will look at a fecal sample from him. They can usually identify the correct parasite and give you the appropriate treatment. Although not an emergency, if left untreated, parasite loads can get pretty bad. The most common parasites found are pinworms and coccidia, again both easily treated.
Another possible cause is that he had a very large poop or hard poop. Sometimes this can cause straining and is accompanied by a little blood. SOmetimes it is a one time thing but can be indicative of his environment. Make sure he has plenty of fresh water that he is eating and some greens/veggies too that can provide water.
So may be a one time thing but double check for parasites!
Dr. Sarah, DVM
Also to add, if you fed Bud something red it will come out red sometimes ..
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