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Q. My pot belly pig isn't pooping enough he does even want me to give him belly Ruhr growls at me that's not normal help I tried pumpkin in his food

Answered By
PAULA SIMONS

A. It is important to know whether your pig doesn't seem to be pooping because he has constipation or diarrhea. Look around his potty area and examine his feces. If it is hard, he likely has constipation. If it is wet, he has diarrhea. For constipation you should make sure to increase his water intake. Add a bit of fruit flavored water with his meal to get him to drink. You can also try giving lactulose to help move things along. Constipation that is severe requires veterinary attention and a possible enema.


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