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Why do dogs eat poo?
  1. John Burns
  1. Burns Pet Nutrition, Ferry Road, Kidwelly, Carmarthenshire SA17 5EJ
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I’M writing regarding the research digest ‘Why do dogs eat poo?’ (VR, 1 February 2018, vol 182 p 142). It was reported, among other things, that there was no correlation between coprophagy and diet, and that the success rate of commercial products was close to zero; indicating that the behaviour cannot readily be …

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