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Why does my dog eat grass?

Why does my dog eat grass?

Have you ever wondered why your dog chomps on grass and sometimes even vomits right after? As dog owners, we’re used to curious behaviours coming from our pets but this one is a bit of a mystery. Let’s try and uncover why dogs eat grass! Upset tummy Most veterinarians agree that eating grass probably helps settle an upset stomach. This will usually induce vomiting and bring relief to your pet. However, it is difficult to tell whether the dog is regurgitating from eating the grass or because the stomach was upset. Nutrient deficiency Another theory suggests that dogs are craving...

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