Diarrhoea can vary in its severity and duration. In mild cases, affected dogs and cats may remain bright and alert in themselves whereas, in more severe cases, they may become unwell, have a high temperature, develop concurrent vomiting, have blood in the faeces and/or become dehydrated. Most mild diarrhoea cases resolve within a few days with appropriate therapy, whereas severe and ongoing diarrhoea cases require hospitalisation and a thorough veterinary investigation.
Supplements are available, such as Logic® Firm, that help to support intestinal function. It contains montmorrillonite which helps maintain intestinal function by coating and supporting the intestinal cells, and absorbing toxins. Logic® Firm also contains prebiotics, these help to maintain intestinal flora by promoting the growth of good bacteria (such as bifidobacteria and lactobacilli) at the expense of potentially harmful pathogenic bacteria.
Logic® Firm has an easy-to-use syringe and palatable formula. It contains 4 key ingredients to help quickly restore normal digestive health:
If your dog or cat is suffering from diarrhoea then veterinary advice should be sought, especially if they are unwell in themselves and/or the diarrhoea is ongoing. Your veterinary surgeon will then be able to investigate the possible cause and develop a treatment regime that is tailored to your pet.