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Q. Painful stormace gas bloating and hard as a rock. Things are worse each day been to 3 vets all they say is gas He eats grass every morning b4food lick

Answered By
LINDSEY EDWARDS MVB, BSC, IVCA

A. I strongly recommend you convert him onto a hydrolyzed diet (royal canin hypoallergenic or hills z/d) as it is likely there is undigested food in his intestines which is becoming fermented and producing gas. Make sure also that he eats slowly - feed spread out over floor or use a treat ball or slow feeder. A course of vitamin b12 can also help; there are medications your vet can prescribe to protect the lining of his stomach also which may reduce the sensation that he needs to eat the grass


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