Can dog get sick from eating her own poop?
of course, if your pet is the habit of doing this on a regular basis, a trip to the vet is in order asap
A baby probably won't get sick from eating/digesting their own poop, after all, it came out of them. And the nutritional value is pretty low, they've already digested it once. They are much more likely to catch diseases from someone else's or some animals. Answer: Forget the other answer! Yes, a baby can get VERY sick from eating poop, especially if it's not their own! Feces contains many harmful substances!
If there is enough undigested protein left in it, they likely mistake it for edible material. Avoid letting a dog eat this material because it could lead to dehydration. Additional thoughts: Your dog probably eats its poop because its stomach hurts. If you see him/her eating his poop, walk your dog for a while and only let him/her drink water. Another guess that your dog is eating its poop is that he/she ate something and…
If it is it's own poop it's not too bad (just don't let your dog lick your face). If it is anothers dog's poop than that is really bad! The poop your dog might be eating may be infected with worms or the parvo disease- which is a life threatening disease that causes un-vaccinated puppies to throw up blood.