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How Long Can A Dog Go Without Pooping?

How long can a dog go without pooping you ask? Most dogs will defecate once or twice a day, usually after a meal or during regular exercise. Of course, puppies have more frequent eliminations as anyone in the middle of housetraining is aware.

You may notice that your dog is straining to poop, or frequently trying to poop but unable to. Perhaps your dog has been able to pass some stool, but it is hard or chalky. These are signs that your dog is constipated.