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Why Is My Dog Eating Poop?

6 monthes ago   |   By Bark Post

Coprophagia is the fancy name for eating poop. If you haven't seen your dog do it, I'm sure you've seen someone's dog do it. But WHY do they do it? It's so... disgusting. According to the ASPCA , the possible motivations behind your dog eating poop include perfectly natural doggie instincts, but may also indicate some form of malnourishment.
For the most part, dogs eat poo because old habits die hard. Though our pups tend to be domesticated and housebroken, they still have the mentality that they live in the wild. In nature, dog parents often eat the feces of their young to keep the nest...
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