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Introduction To House Training


The information in this article is based on the successful crate training method. Crate training is not cruel. I repeat: Crate training is not cruel. If used correctly, it uses the dog's natural den instinct to your own advantage by encouraging the dog not to pee or poop where it sleeps. Dogs are naturally clean animals and will avoid going to the bathroom where they sleep. But you need to keep the following points in mind to be successful.

Establish A Regular Eating Routine

As I'm fond of saying, 'what goes in must come out'. To help you figure out the best times to get your dog to go to the bathroom it's important to feed your dog at the same times every day. This is the ideal time to practice your house training lessons. For your dog's comfort it's also a good idea to feed your dog in the same place every day, a place that they will identify as their eating spot. With your puppy, there's a very short time between eating and eliminating. Figure around 15 - 20 minutes. When feeding your dog, give her 15-20 minutes and then pick up the uneaten portion (if any). This will also teach your dog to eat when fed. Again, these rules can be relaxed once your dog is house trained but for now it's key to establish a routine.

Until your dog is house trained, also avoid treats and in-between meal snacks. The whole idea is to feed your dog, observe them constantly for the 15 -20 minutes after they eat and then bring them to the place where you want them to do their business. Do it like clockwork and you'll be putting your puppy in a position to succeed. This is all about setting expectations and teaching your eager learner to do what you want. And when they do, praise them wildly. Make it seem like that little pee or poop that they did is the greatest and most magnificent thing you've ever seen in your entire life. Your friends and neighbors may think you're crazy, but I can't stress enough the power of praise. It's what your puppy craves. Give it to her in generous amounts.

How Old Should Your Puppy Be?

How old should your puppy be before you begin house training? Start as early as you can but don't expect results until the pup is about 14 weeks old. Before 14 weeks your pup cannot physically hold it in. Then why start early you may ask? Well, even though your pup may not be physically able to hold it in, she'll at least begin learning what's expected of her. Consider any training before 14 weeks to be 'pre-school'. When her physical abilities catch up with what you taught her, it will make it that much easier to put the lessons into practice.

Size Matters

If you're considering crate training your dog as a means of house training, keep in mind that the size of crate you choose is very important. A good rule of thumb about size is: the crate should only be big enough for the dog to comfortably stand up and turn around in. You don't want the crate so big that the dog will mess at one end and sleep at the other. For large-sized breeds that will continue to grow substantially, you may need to buy a larger size later on if you intend for your dog to continue using the crate after it is house trained. And the most important rule of all: NEVER, under any circumstances, use the crate as a form of punishment. The crate should be a place where your dog wants to go, to sleep and get away from the bustle and activity in your home. You never want them to associate it with being punished.

Happy House Training!

About The Author

copyright © Gene Sower

Gene Sower is the author of the Happy House Training ebook: 'Learn To House Train Your Dog Easily & Effectively'; http://www.lucythewonderdog.com/ebook.htm


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Pets of the week - Chicago Tribune
Pets of the week  Chicago Tribune

Pet owners urged to bring pets inside for Tuesday night freeze - WCJB
Pet owners urged to bring pets inside for Tuesday night freeze  WCJB

Nationwide's pet insurance plans are getting more exotic - Columbus Business First
Nationwide's pet insurance plans are getting more exotic  Columbus Business First

PetMed Express Inc (PETS) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript - Motley Fool
PetMed Express Inc (PETS) Q3 2019 Earnings Call Transcript  Motley Fool

Take steps now to provide for your pets in case you can't - MarketWatch
Take steps now to provide for your pets in case you can't  MarketWatch

Adoptable pets for Jan. 17-23 - Knoxville News Sentinel
Adoptable pets for Jan. 17-23  Knoxville News Sentinel

Domestic abusers could lose contact with pets - WJXT News4JAX
Domestic abusers could lose contact with pets  WJXT News4JAX

San Gabriel Valley pets of the week: Why get 1 kitty when you can have 5? - The Pasadena Star-News
San Gabriel Valley pets of the week: Why get 1 kitty when you can have 5?  The Pasadena Star-News

Resolutions for your senior pet | Vet Views - Walla Walla Union-Bulletin
Resolutions for your senior pet | Vet Views  Walla Walla Union-Bulletin

Shelter pets could become Florida's official state pet - WCTV
Shelter pets could become Florida's official state pet  WCTV

8-year-old donates her birthday to P.E.T.S. - KAUZ
8-year-old donates her birthday to P.E.T.S.  KAUZ

At-risk shelter pets flown from Puerto Rico to New Jersey after earthquakes - WAVE 3
At-risk shelter pets flown from Puerto Rico to New Jersey after earthquakes  WAVE 3

A Lotta Love Pet Rescue helping keep pets and owners together - Your News Now
A Lotta Love Pet Rescue helping keep pets and owners together  Your News Now

Reminder: Leaving pets outside in frigid temps is a crime - wpde.com
Reminder: Leaving pets outside in frigid temps is a crime  wpde.com

Banfield Pet Hospital's 4th Annual Veterinary Emerging Topics (VET)® Report Reveals Pet Obesity Still on the Rise - NBC Right Now
Banfield Pet Hospital's 4th Annual Veterinary Emerging Topics (VET)® Report Reveals Pet Obesity Still on the Rise  NBC Right Now

Pets of the Week With Marissa - FOX 15
Pets of the Week With Marissa  FOX 15

Pets owned by homeless get care through Street Dog Coalition - The San Diego Union-Tribune
Pets owned by homeless get care through Street Dog Coalition  The San Diego Union-Tribune

New ordinance would allow miniature pigs to be pets in St. Albans - WOWK 13 News
New ordinance would allow miniature pigs to be pets in St. Albans  WOWK 13 News

Pets, house saved in Sevier County structure fire - WATE 6 On Your Side
Pets, house saved in Sevier County structure fire  WATE 6 On Your Side

Nationwide Unveils New Avian and Exotic Pet Insurance Plan - Yahoo Finance
Nationwide Unveils New Avian and Exotic Pet Insurance Plan  Yahoo Finance

As Temperatures Dip Tonight, Take Steps To Protect Your Home, Pets & Plants - CBS Miami
As Temperatures Dip Tonight, Take Steps To Protect Your Home, Pets & Plants  CBS Miami

Pets of the Week: Jan. 20 - White County News
Pets of the Week: Jan. 20  White County News

Philippines farm shelters pets rescued from volcano - Reuters
Philippines farm shelters pets rescued from volcano  Reuters

Lost And Found Pets In Metro Denver, Boulder: Week Of Jan. 20 - Patch.com
Lost And Found Pets In Metro Denver, Boulder: Week Of Jan. 20  Patch.com

Register for Mardi Gras Pet Parade - WKRG News 5
Register for Mardi Gras Pet Parade  WKRG News 5

Pets of the Week, Jan. 22, 2020 - The Advocate-Messenger - Danville Advocate
Pets of the Week, Jan. 22, 2020 - The Advocate-Messenger  Danville Advocate

WATCH: Fisherman pets mako shark to prove point - For The Win
WATCH: Fisherman pets mako shark to prove point  For The Win

Pets Rescued From Puerto Rico Up For Adoption At NJ Shelter - CBS New York
Pets Rescued From Puerto Rico Up For Adoption At NJ Shelter  CBS New York

If you're cold, your pets are cold, too. Give them the shelter they need - NOLA.com
If you're cold, your pets are cold, too. Give them the shelter they need  NOLA.com

Animal Tales: Lewiston woman keeps pets in style - Lewiston Sun Journal
Animal Tales: Lewiston woman keeps pets in style  Lewiston Sun Journal

Local search and rescue dog who helped find lost pets has died - The Cincinnati Enquirer
Local search and rescue dog who helped find lost pets has died  The Cincinnati Enquirer

Sterling: Advantages of having pets in college | Opinion - Oregon Daily Emerald
Sterling: Advantages of having pets in college | Opinion  Oregon Daily Emerald

Six pets die in Sioux Falls fire - KSFY
Six pets die in Sioux Falls fire  KSFY

Adoptable pets of the week: Roxy, Ebony, Chester, Josi - The State Journal-Register
Adoptable pets of the week: Roxy, Ebony, Chester, Josi  The State Journal-Register

PETS ARE FAMILY TOO - Marlin Democrat
PETS ARE FAMILY TOO  Marlin Democrat

Animal cruelty investigator: "Cold weather can be dangerous to pets" - WYMT News
Animal cruelty investigator: "Cold weather can be dangerous to pets"  WYMT News

NJ pets in need: Jan. 20, 2020 - NJ.com
NJ pets in need: Jan. 20, 2020  NJ.com

Law enforcement fighting to keep pets safe in the cold - newschannel20.com
Law enforcement fighting to keep pets safe in the cold  newschannel20.com

Purr, it’s cold outside! How to keep your pets warm during the bitter cold - WDIV ClickOnDetroit
Purr, it’s cold outside! How to keep your pets warm during the bitter cold  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

Bay Area preps plants, pets for cold snap - FOX 13 Tampa Bay
Bay Area preps plants, pets for cold snap  FOX 13 Tampa Bay

Standard Journal Pets of the Week from the Wednesday, January 22, 2020 edition - The Catoosa County News
Standard Journal Pets of the Week from the Wednesday, January 22, 2020 edition  The Catoosa County News

We Want To See Your Adorable Penn State Pets - Onward State
We Want To See Your Adorable Penn State Pets  Onward State

Six pets died in Sioux Falls mobile home fire - KCAU 9
Six pets died in Sioux Falls mobile home fire  KCAU 9

Pet Programs Diversify Hospice Services and Boost Volunteerism - Hospice News
Pet Programs Diversify Hospice Services and Boost Volunteerism  Hospice News

Animal advocates remind community to keep a close eye on outdoor pets this winter - WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland
Animal advocates remind community to keep a close eye on outdoor pets this winter  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

Pets of the week: Norma Jean is a couch-cuddler who wants snuggle up with you - MLive.com
Pets of the week: Norma Jean is a couch-cuddler who wants snuggle up with you  MLive.com

Person, two pets escape house fire in Westminster - Baltimore Sun
Person, two pets escape house fire in Westminster  Baltimore Sun

Police: 6 pets killed in mobile home fire - KSFY
Police: 6 pets killed in mobile home fire  KSFY

New Clay County weed extremely toxic to humans, pets - Grand Forks Herald
New Clay County weed extremely toxic to humans, pets  Grand Forks Herald

Pet passports: EU to crack down on criminals abusing the system - Reuters
Pet passports: EU to crack down on criminals abusing the system  Reuters

Spotify unveils playlists for pets | TheHill - The Hill
Spotify unveils playlists for pets | TheHill  The Hill

New Bill Takes Aim At 'Puppy Mills,' Pet Stores, And Dog And Cat Breeding In Colorado - Colorado Public Radio
New Bill Takes Aim At 'Puppy Mills,' Pet Stores, And Dog And Cat Breeding In Colorado  Colorado Public Radio

Pets available for adoption at Dolittle premiere - Elgin Courier
Pets available for adoption at Dolittle premiere  Elgin Courier

Blind woman asks public, pet owners to be aware of service animals - WTOL
Blind woman asks public, pet owners to be aware of service animals  WTOL

Adoptable Alexandria Pet: A Gouda Companion - Del Ray, VA Patch
Adoptable Alexandria Pet: A Gouda Companion  Del Ray, VA Patch

3 Plus Your Pets - WRCB-TV
3 Plus Your Pets  WRCB-TV

’50 and 5′ program offering free pet adoption through Casper Humane Society - Oil City News
’50 and 5′ program offering free pet adoption through Casper Humane Society  Oil City News

Bellingham man accused of killing wife, pets remains hospitalized in Seattle - Seattle Times
Bellingham man accused of killing wife, pets remains hospitalized in Seattle  Seattle Times

Lafayette native’s passion paw-sitvely impacting pet lovers - Colorado Hometown Weekly
Lafayette native’s passion paw-sitvely impacting pet lovers  Colorado Hometown Weekly

Mountain Humane Animal Shelter creates happy environment for shelter pets - KMVT
Mountain Humane Animal Shelter creates happy environment for shelter pets  KMVT

KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Britney - KCBD
KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Britney  KCBD

Frisco Adopts New Regulations For Pet Stores Designed To Protect Dogs, Cats, Prospective Owners - CBS Dallas / Fort Worth
Frisco Adopts New Regulations For Pet Stores Designed To Protect Dogs, Cats, Prospective Owners  CBS Dallas / Fort Worth

Coyote breeding season coming soon, CPW warns pet owners - KJCT8.com
Coyote breeding season coming soon, CPW warns pet owners  KJCT8.com

At-Risk Puerto Rico Shelter Pets Flown to New Jersey - NBC New York
At-Risk Puerto Rico Shelter Pets Flown to New Jersey  NBC New York

Make Your Own Pet Toys At New Tulsa Mother Road Market Boutique - News On 6
Make Your Own Pet Toys At New Tulsa Mother Road Market Boutique  News On 6

Disposable Colorful Pet Bowls are Now Available to Hotels and Retailers in the United States - Olean Times Herald
Disposable Colorful Pet Bowls are Now Available to Hotels and Retailers in the United States  Olean Times Herald

Great Kills fire, the morning after: FDNY still on scene, pets survived - SILive.com
Great Kills fire, the morning after: FDNY still on scene, pets survived  SILive.com

Ohio States veterinary social worker helps pet owners cope with grief, tough choices - The Columbus Dispatch
Ohio States veterinary social worker helps pet owners cope with grief, tough choices  The Columbus Dispatch

Adopt, don’t shop: New pet adoption center opens at Wilton Mall - NEWS10 ABC
Adopt, don’t shop: New pet adoption center opens at Wilton Mall  NEWS10 ABC

Freezing Weather — Protecting Pets, Plants, Pipes And Other Tips - NorthEscambia.com
Freezing Weather — Protecting Pets, Plants, Pipes And Other Tips  NorthEscambia.com

Coyotes endanger pets, children; hunts are necessary to control them (Your letters) - syracuse.com
Coyotes endanger pets, children; hunts are necessary to control them (Your letters)  syracuse.com

CBD for pets: does it actually work? - Health Europa
CBD for pets: does it actually work?  Health Europa

Pet Grooming Product Market Size Worth $14.5 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc. - Yahoo Finance
Pet Grooming Product Market Size Worth $14.5 Billion by 2025: Grand View Research, Inc.  Yahoo Finance

Meet the Pet of the Week: Atka - Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3
Meet the Pet of the Week: Atka  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Fur-menting fundamentals: Local experts discuss fermented foods for pets - Mountain Xpress
Fur-menting fundamentals: Local experts discuss fermented foods for pets  Mountain Xpress

Family displaced, pets killed in Westmoreland house fire - The Keene Sentinel
Family displaced, pets killed in Westmoreland house fire  The Keene Sentinel

UPDATE: Two pets rescued in 2-alarm fire in Mobile, no injuries reported - WKRG News 5
UPDATE: Two pets rescued in 2-alarm fire in Mobile, no injuries reported  WKRG News 5

'Art in the Library' artist paints pet portraits for family, friends - WSU News
'Art in the Library' artist paints pet portraits for family, friends  WSU News

Pet Talk: First Aid for pets - KBTX
Pet Talk: First Aid for pets  KBTX

How to protect your pets in the winter - WGME
How to protect your pets in the winter  WGME

How to Make the Pawfect Spotify Playlist for Your Pet - Unreserved Media
How to Make the Pawfect Spotify Playlist for Your Pet  Unreserved Media

Pet detective helps families track down lost pets as a community service - KGW.com
Pet detective helps families track down lost pets as a community service  KGW.com

Meet Sheba, FOX8’s Pet of the Week - WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro
Meet Sheba, FOX8’s Pet of the Week  WGHP FOX 8 Greensboro

Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week, Toby - Island Free Press
Meet the Outer Banks SPCA Pet of the Week, Toby  Island Free Press

Doggie Style Pets groomed 12-year-old Maltese pups, and one died. Then came the lawsuits. - The Philadelphia Inquirer
Doggie Style Pets groomed 12-year-old Maltese pups, and one died. Then came the lawsuits.  The Philadelphia Inquirer

Cleveland APL Pet of the Week: Energetic and friendly young dog up for adoption - Cleveland 19 News
Cleveland APL Pet of the Week: Energetic and friendly young dog up for adoption  Cleveland 19 News

Clay County using facial recognition to help reunited lost pets with owners - WJXT News4JAX
Clay County using facial recognition to help reunited lost pets with owners  WJXT News4JAX

Amber's Grooming Salon offers holistic approach to pet care - The Daily Evergreen
Amber's Grooming Salon offers holistic approach to pet care  The Daily Evergreen

Pamper Your Pet with These DC Stores - Capitol File
Pamper Your Pet with These DC Stores  Capitol File

Family's pets don't make it out alive after home catches fire in Evansville - WMTV
Family's pets don't make it out alive after home catches fire in Evansville  WMTV

Marijuana legalization could be leading to more pets getting sick from THC - WWMT-TV
Marijuana legalization could be leading to more pets getting sick from THC  WWMT-TV

Pet of the Week: 2020 pets - WTOP
Pet of the Week: 2020 pets  WTOP

Pet of the Week | Humane Society of Scott County - WHBF - OurQuadCities.com
Pet of the Week | Humane Society of Scott County  WHBF - OurQuadCities.com

Cheetah smuggling out of Ethiopia 'fuelled by exotic pets demand' - BBC News
Cheetah smuggling out of Ethiopia 'fuelled by exotic pets demand'  BBC News

Adopt A Pet Tuesday: Buffy, Smokey & Braven - 9&10 News
Adopt A Pet Tuesday: Buffy, Smokey & Braven  9&10 News

14 Adoptable Cincinnati Pets Looking For Families to Snuggle With - Cincinnati CityBeat
14 Adoptable Cincinnati Pets Looking For Families to Snuggle With  Cincinnati CityBeat

Pets on the Plaza: Meet Zeke - 47abc - WMDT
Pets on the Plaza: Meet Zeke - 47abc  WMDT

Pets of the week: Pets want to play ball, walk with you - Burlington County Times
Pets of the week: Pets want to play ball, walk with you  Burlington County Times

Keeping pets safe in winter weather - KETV Omaha
Keeping pets safe in winter weather  KETV Omaha

Bill would ban landlords from rejecting a renter because of pets - Concord Monitor
Bill would ban landlords from rejecting a renter because of pets  Concord Monitor

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