If a food were a superhero-of-the-month, pumpkin would be the caped crusader of October. Pumpkin-Spice flavor is in everything from breakfast cereal to instant coffee. Pumpkin patches in our area are boasting bounce houses, hayrides, and inflatable decor in addition to pumpkins in every size and color.
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The twelve packets in the box each contain about 2 tablespoons of pumpkin pureed with a bit of water. For both dogs and cats it's featured as "The Happy Belly Maker".
Now gentle readers, you know by now that Toby's belly is always happy as long as it's full. He has a cast iron digestive tract. There is, for Toby, no such thing as too much rich holiday food, and since it's rarely offered, he's not above helping himself.
Other pets are not so fortunate though. A bit of research turned up the following:
"[Pumpkin] can help with diarrhea and will firm up soft/loose stool thanks to its high fiber content." - EverydayRoots.com