Why Does My Dog Eat Paper?

By Staff WriterLast Updated Apr 3, 2020 4:25:45 PM ET
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Dogs occasionally eat paper because of a condition known as pica. It causes dogs to consume items other than food and may be related to medical conditions, hunger, boredom, or simply because the dog enjoys the texture and flavor of paper products.

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