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Author Topic: What causes white dog poo and why is white dog poo seldom seen these days?  (Read 307878 times)

Offline Karen W.

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Funny that some of you should mention calcium intake. In fact the correct chemical element is iodine. Because dogs no longer eat vegetables, but rather meat, they ingest high levels of iodine ipso facto suffer a deficiency in the important enzyme iodaze (radioactive.) If you do wish to return your dogs faeces to a more pleasant white colour, we suggest a daily pot of activia. This contains bifidium activaraze.
 

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Nonsense.
I would think it was spam, but the makers of activia would get the made up name of the bacteria right.
Dogs evolved to eat meat, if anything the proably eat more veg these days than they ever did before.
The quantity of iodine in their diet probably hasn't chaged much. In any case, excess iodine is easy to excrete in the urine.
"Iodaze" doesn't exist.
There's nothing particularly radioactive in a dog's diet.
 

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Well my dogs got into the drywall compund once and well, you know the rest
 

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Just contributing some observational evidence in favour of the hypothesis that the modern dog diet, specifically the lack of bones, a major contributing factor.  Our dog normally produces a crumbly white turd the day after eating a large bone.
 

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http://www.yardwear.net/blog/CategoryView,category,WhiteDogPoo.aspx

Thinking of you guys and thought you might like this site
 

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Does anyone know why old dog poo goes white and crumbly?
That's a job left thankfully to the local dog poo inspector. Maybe the city should hire more of them?
 

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911SaveBeans is a resource that contains many helpful products like dog poop bags, biodegradable dog poop bags, dog waste bags and doggie poop bags. These poop bags are cost effective and 100% biodegradable in enviroment.

They are also spam free!
« Last Edit: 15/02/2011 21:00:01 by Geezer »
 

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No sh1t?!
 

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