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Canned Pumpkin for Dog Diarrhea - The Steps to Use It

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					Pumpkin is one of the known natural remedies for dog diarrhea. It is high
in fiber and water which is a great help in keeping your dog hydrated and
to normalize the stool. It is a good thing now that pumpkin with out
chemicals is readily available in processed form so you can now get
canned pumpkin for dog diarrhea.

1. Purchase a Can of Pure Pumpkin Puree

When we say pumpkin to treat dog diarrhea we mean pure pumpkin. Do not
buy pumpkin fillings for pies as these are already mixed with sugar and
other flavorings that could be bad for your dog. Any canned pumpkin
should do but to be sure read the label and do some research as there
could be brands that have added fillings when there is not enough pumpkin
puree. There are also others that use squash instead of pumpkins. So make
sure you get canned pumpkin for dog diarrhea instead of canned squash.

2. Add the Canned Pumpkin to your Dog's Meal

When serving bland food to your diarrhea stricken dog add pumpkin to it
to enhance the effectivity of the diarrhea treatment. This will depend on
the size of your dog. Add pumpkin to boiled rice as well to give it a
fuller taste to help out your dog eat it. If your dog weighs about 50 lbs
then a tablespoon of pumpkin will do. For smaller dog breeds a teaspoon
of pumpkin will do. Increase the amount for bigger dogs that are way
heavier than 50 lbs. This is how you make use of canned pumpkin for dog
diarrhea.



Continue serving bland food with pumpkin to your dog until you can see
changes to its stool. This should be firmer and similar to the stool of
your dog when it was healthy. So monitor you dog always when it takes a
bowel movement. If you have a neighbor with a healthy dog then you can
use its stool for comparison.

A lot of dog owners who have treated their dogs’ diarrhea can attest to
the effectivity of pumpkin. Although actual pumpkin is the best source
for pure pumpkin purees it takes time and effort to acquire it in
addition to preparing your dog’s meal. This is why it is better to buy
canned pumpkin for dog diarrhea. The only effort left for dog owners is
to determine the brand of canned pumpkin that offers pure pumpkin puree.

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