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Ask Seth: What is Colitis in Dogs?

I boarded my dog while we were on a 10-day vacation. When we picked him up from the kennel, they mentioned that he had some loose gooey stools the last few days. They also said I should probably take him to my veterinarian. What could cause this problem? I called my veterinarian and they said it sounded like my dog could be experiencing acute colitis. What is acute colitis in dogs?