Raw Dog Food Diet – Why Dog Is Vomiting & Having Diarrhea
Blog / 04/21/2015

Raw Dog Food Diet – Why Dog Is Vomiting & Having Diarrhea   Have you just switched your dog from a commercial food diet to a raw dog food diet? Have you noticed loose stools and vomiting in your dog? It could be going through a detoxification period. Detoxification happens because your dog’s body is being cleansed from its previous diet. It’s a normal part of switching. How long it lasts can vary depending on how many toxins your dog has in his system. But typically it starts within 1 to 2 days of switching to a raw food diet and lasts a few days. In some dogs, detoxification has been known to last for a few weeks, although I would advice having your dog checked by a vet if vomiting and diarrhea persists for more than a week. Signs of detoxification include earwax build up, foul odor, vomiting, loose stools, itchy skin, increased bowels and bad breath. Did you know that you can choose to have your dog detoxified even before you start him on a raw dog food diet? Some pet owners do this because of the benefits associated with early detoxification. One benefit is that your dog’s…