Q. I think my dog has Ibs we have change her diet about 18 months ago to Lily's kitchen but she is still having bouts of very painful tummy

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A. With IBS the best thing to do it to try using a limited ingredient diet. Try determining what ingredients are causing the upset. One thing to do is to try a bland based diet of chicken and rice, oats, or potato. You can also work with your veterinarian to perform food trials.

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