My one year old maltese has a consistant diet of Iams adult food. His feces is mostly hard and black, but sometimes it is coated by a slime (like snot). Any reasons why?
I would certainly ask your vet about this.
But maybe it could be from "treats" or something
you mixed it with? Different water? Eating
I use Nutro, but I have used IAMS before with no
If it were me, and it happened several times, I
would ask my vet.
-Bel and the m & m & m girls
I would definitely have him checked by vet to make sure he doesn’t have anything working to cause the sticky poop.
I just read that 'mucus' in a dog's stool is a sign of an inflamed colon, either from whipworms or from an irritation to the colon, perhaps from poorly digested food. I would have the dog checked by your vet.