• Why do dogs eat cat poop?

    Why Do Dogs Eat Cat Poop?

      Why Do Dogs Eat Cat Poop? Our dog has this very annoying habit of poking his head in the cat litter tray when nobody is looking and eating the cat poop which prompts the question, why do dogs eat cat poop? There is actually a term for this behaviour called coprophagia. It’s actually a normal behaviour in dogs but it’s rather a disgusting habit to us humans. Why do dogs do this? To a dog, this is a tasty treat because cats faeces contain food that hasn’t been fully digested. A cat requires lots of protein and their bodies process this leaving behind undigested foods such as carbohydrates. The…