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Old December 12th, 2006, 01:00 PM
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Barking at the Moon

I can't believe it. It's unbelievable. I wanted to wait a few days before posting about it, because I didn't think it could possibly be true.

WE HAVE REACHED HAPPY POOP LAND.
After less than a week on 100% BATM (I've been gradually switching him over from Evo RM). We have happy poops. For more than a day.

I could kiss the bag. I could french kiss the bag!!! ok, maybe not.....

More than a year of searching for a food that doesn't make Buster's bum explode. I simply can't believe it.

The only that sucks now is I gotta worry about mercury (salmon meal being the first ingredient in BATM).

So I've norrowed down the problem foods to : chicken, barley and lamb.

I never thought I would get so excited about pooop, but there it is!
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Old December 12th, 2006, 01:01 PM
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YEY! That's so awesome!

(I wouldn't worry much about the mercury though.)
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Old December 12th, 2006, 01:02 PM
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break out the champagne! we have happy poops! yeeeessss!!!
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Old December 12th, 2006, 01:06 PM
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Good news for sure. That is how I felt after Hunter got better after we discovered his severe intolerance to lamb, and that was only a couple of days. I can't imagine dealing with it as long as you have. Good for you for working hard to find something good for him
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Old December 12th, 2006, 01:07 PM
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It's so ridiculous to be so excited...but everytime I pick up a poop, I wanna do a little dance...because I don't need a shovel!!

You'd think I won somesorta prize or trophy or something, that's how excited I am!

' I'd like to thank my parents, for being so amazing, and also everyone on pets.ca, for helping me through the rough years...I just can't believe I WON!! It's all so unexpected!! ' *tear*
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Old December 12th, 2006, 01:09 PM
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LMAO Too funny. Leave it to dog owners to get so excited over something like this
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Old December 12th, 2006, 01:13 PM
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It's good news though! I'd be wondering if you weren't excited about it.
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Old December 12th, 2006, 01:19 PM
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Great news. Sigh... it's the simple things in life that give us such pleasure .
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Old December 12th, 2006, 02:05 PM
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It's so ridiculous to be so excited...but everytime I pick up a poop, I wanna do a little dance...because I don't need a shovel!!
what's more rediculous is how excited WE are FOR YOU. hee hee... seriously though, that's excellent news! I think we can all relate to your excitement - finally finding a food that works... such a good feeling (and for the dogs too!)
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Old December 12th, 2006, 03:04 PM
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congrats.......
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Old December 12th, 2006, 03:41 PM
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We once had a dog with inflammatory bowel disease--the diagnosis had a profound effect on our dinner conversations! "Guess what, dear, Evan had a great poop today," she'd exclaim over her baked potato...or "Pudding poop again today," he'd say sadly into his clam chowder... So I can really relate to poop elation!

Congratulations, me&b!!!!!!! Wooohooooo!
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Old December 23rd, 2006, 11:55 AM
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I gotta say...Buster's coat is UNBELIEVABLE! It's shinier than it's EVER been, his teeth are beautifull (then again, I'm a tooth-brusher...so that might be why )

I'm so glad we tried BATM. This is really working out for us. People keep stopping us on the street to tell me how beautifull and shiny my doggy is Plus he's soft, like REALLY soft..... I'm so thrilled.
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Old December 23rd, 2006, 11:56 AM
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Yey! That's so great!
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Old December 23rd, 2006, 06:22 PM
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This story just keeps getting better and better.
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Old December 23rd, 2006, 07:23 PM
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Agreed! Always great to hear a great success story!
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