noun. eating feces; in human a symptom of some kinds of insanity.
1. Noun, singular or mass If when your pup passes into adolescence and adulthood and is still drawn to the cat box like metal to a magnet, you may have a case of compulsive coprophagia on your hands. 2. Verb, base form According to Dodman, training simple commands such as "leave it" using positive reinforcement can put a stop to coprophagia if the behavior has become a habit.