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Q. My puppy has diarrhea all the time, she's had her shots been wormed but hasn't had a hard bowel, what should I do?

Answered By
AMY S. EUTSEY, DVM

A. First, submit a stool or fecal sample to your veterinarian for testing. There are other fecal organisms besides worms that can cause diarrhea. If that test is negative, I would recommend talking to your veterinarian about special diets for possible food sensitivities. It is crucial, however, to rule out all fecal organisms such as Coccidia and giardia.


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