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Ingestive Problems (Coprophagia/Pica)
The most common ingestive problem is coprophagia (the ingestion of feces). Dogs often like to eat their own, or the stools of other dogs. They have a particular taste for cat feces (which are higher in fat content). Pica refers to the eating of non-food objects, usually stones. The primary ingestive problem in cats is wool sucking/eating.