Q. I have an 11 year old female DSH that has chronic diarrhea and gas, no matter the food she's fed. Also has never gained an ounce, and weighs 8lbs,

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A. Please have her seen by a veterinarian. Malnutrition issues, hyperthyroidism, intestinal parasites, etc. Can all cause chronic diarrhea. Blood testing is available to screen for gastrointestinal digestive issues, such as lack of enzymes. Stool testing is suggested as well.

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