- For large dogs, 20-100 lbs, sprinkle the contents of ½ packet on the dog food two times per day (morning and night), for 5-6 days. This will usually curb coprophagia for months, often permanently.
For small dogs or puppies, 3-20 lbs, administer ¼ packet two times per day (morning and night), for 5 days.
- Cats should be fed ¼ packet, one time per day, for 4-5 days.
- For horses, 1 ½ packets, two times per day (morning and night), for 2-3 days typically deters this behavior.
on the food. If using dry food, it is recommended to moisten food with water before adding For-Bid
. You should see a response after the first or second day.
If coprophagy starts again after initial dosage, give 1 gram per for 2-3 weeks as necessary.
When a dog is eating another dog’s stool, or those from a cat’s litter box, we recommend treating both animals.
Types of coprophagia
This develops in young animals, and has occurred for 1-3 weeks. For-Bid
is 99.99% effective.
Animals 3-5 years old that have had coprophagia for 1-3 months. For-Bid
is approximately 95% effective.
Animals 5-6 years old, that have been eating feces for 1-3 years. This is not coprophagia, but a bad habit. For-Bid
may not work in this instance. If it doesn’t, obedience training is recommended or the possible use of a muzzle.
Points to consider regarding administration of For-Bid
Be sure you are not over feeding your animal, because undigested food in the feces will propagate coprophagia.
It may be advisable to change the animal's diet. Try a new diet with a range of B complex vitamins as well as minerals.
Contains wheat gluten and monosodium glutamate.
For use in dogs, cats and horses.