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11 Jan 2006

Constipation Jack Russell Puppy
My 13 week old Jack Russell (weight 2.4kg) has been constipated for the last few days. He gets about 25g of Vets Choice puppy pellets twice a day, with about 4 teaspoons of puppy tinned food.

Is there anything I need to add to his diet or stop to help him get over his constipation.

He has had all his innoculations as well as deworming.
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CyberVet
cybervet

01 Jan 0001

Hi J

If your pup has been constipated for a few days already, I would strongly suggest you get him to a vet. The vet will be able to give you some medication to assist the pup to go to the toilet and find some relief. There after, you could add some flax seed oil to his food.

Regards
CDV
Animal Behaviourist
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