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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

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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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Dollars and Pets: Protecting your pets from summer dangers  The Mercury News

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San Antonio Pets Alive! places two dogs up for adoption after owner dies of COVID-19 complications  KSAT San Antonio

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PETS  THE BLOUNT COUNTIAN

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Pet of the Week | Pets | thecrier.net  Dunwoody Crier

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After months at home, how will pets cope when we go back to work?  New Jersey 101.5 FM Radio

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Clear The Shelters Cutest Pets Photo Contest 2020  KXAN.com

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Brandywine Valley SPCA adopts out more than 100 pets in less than a week - 47abc  WMDT

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PCS'ing with Pets: Covid-19 Updates and Guidance  Stripes Japan

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Hot Pets Aren't Cool | News | parkerpioneer.net  Parker Pioneer

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How to protect your pets from getting lost  WDIV ClickOnDetroit

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Pets of the Week: 8-4-2020 – WBKB 11  WBKB-TV

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Coronavirus in pets, French research strategy and a duplication detector  Nature.com

Calling all pets! Here's how to become a KVMR pin-up calendar critter - The Union of Grass Valley
Calling all pets! Here's how to become a KVMR pin-up calendar critter  The Union of Grass Valley

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

Army vet finds peace fostering pets, finding them homes - ArmyTimes.com
Army vet finds peace fostering pets, finding them homes  ArmyTimes.com

Give a good home to one of these North State pets - Redding Record Searchlight
Give a good home to one of these North State pets  Redding Record Searchlight

Woman trying to save pets rescued from burning home in New Castle - TribLIVE
Woman trying to save pets rescued from burning home in New Castle  TribLIVE

Pets killed in mobile home fire near Paw Paw - WWMT-TV
Pets killed in mobile home fire near Paw Paw  WWMT-TV

Harris County Pets announces free adoption days in August - Community Impact Newspaper
Harris County Pets announces free adoption days in August  Community Impact Newspaper

August is Pet Digestive Health Month.. 3 Tips to Support Your Pet's Immune System - Islander News.com
August is Pet Digestive Health Month.. 3 Tips to Support Your Pet's Immune System  Islander News.com

Henrico County offering $10 rabies vaccinations for pets - WWBT NBC12 News
Henrico County offering $10 rabies vaccinations for pets  WWBT NBC12 News

Can dogs get coronavirus? Yes, a Louisiana dog just did. Here's what pet owners should know. - The Advocate
Can dogs get coronavirus? Yes, a Louisiana dog just did. Here's what pet owners should know.  The Advocate

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Pets Can Cause Fires! // Safety Tips For Pet Owners // ShopKidde.com  Yahoo News

'He don't talk back to me!' Seniors receive robot pets to help with quarantine loneliness - WCVB Boston
'He don't talk back to me!' Seniors receive robot pets to help with quarantine loneliness  WCVB Boston

Palm Springs Animal Shelter says pet surrenders happening due to coronavirus pandemic - Desert Sun
Palm Springs Animal Shelter says pet surrenders happening due to coronavirus pandemic  Desert Sun

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Set an Alarm for 'Connection Time' With Your Kids and Pets  Lifehacker

Is El Paso Animal Services no longer accepting stray pets? - KFOX El Paso
Is El Paso Animal Services no longer accepting stray pets?  KFOX El Paso

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Help #ClearTheShelters by Adopting One of These Lovable Pets  NBC4 Washington

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Animatronic Pets Are Coming To RMC  The Roundup

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Summertime is also rabies time. How to keep you and your pets safe  WYDaily

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Pets and COVID-19: Humans can pass on coronavirus to dogs and cats, study finds | Daily Sabah  Daily Sabah

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Pets of the Week: Aug. 3  The Herald-News

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Smithtown Adoptable Pets Of The Week: 4 Kittens  Smithtown, NY Patch

Alligators make terrible pets: 'You're basically dealing with a dinosaur.' - National Geographic
Alligators make terrible pets: 'You're basically dealing with a dinosaur.'  National Geographic

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The Hottest Industries Today  Entrepreneur

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Adorable Adoptable Pets Of The Week In Howard County  Ellicott City, MD Patch

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Northport Adoptable Pets Of The Week: Miles & Percy  Northport, NY Patch

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Former Soldier Finds Peace Fostering Pets, Finding them Homes  Military.com

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Pets in Need: Gunner  Prescott Daily Courier

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PHOTOS: Gwinnett Animal Shelter Adoptable Pets of the Week -- Aug. 3  Gwinnettdailypost.com

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Did Colorado Parks And Wildlife Have To Kill That Pet Fox?  Colorado Public Radio

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Carson City-based Pets of the Homeless host 11th nationwide pet food and supply drive  Carson Now

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Pets of the Week August 3 - 7 - The Hartselle Enquirer  Hartselle Enquirer

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Majority of Pet Owners Give Their Pets Some Homemade Food  The Bark

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Record spike in pet adoptions, fostering amid pandemic  KSAT San Antonio

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Is COVID-19 Stressing Out Your Pets? More Than You May Think!  Legal Reader

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Adorable Adoptable Pets Of The Week For Baltimore County  Dundalk, MD Patch

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Seattle Fire Department Urges Residents Not To Leave Kids Or Pets In The Car  Patch.com

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Knox PAWS in need of pet food, collars, leashes  WBIR.com

East Bay pets of the week for Aug. 7 - East Bay Times
East Bay pets of the week for Aug. 7  East Bay Times

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Clarksville area Pets of the Week for August 5th, 2020 - Clarksville, TN Online  Clarksville Online

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Clear the Shelters campaign aims to find pets forever homes  KSNB

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N.J. pets in need: Aug. 3, 2020  nj.com

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Keep pets clear of Blue-green algae | Community | capjournal.com  The Capital Journal

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Roice-Hurst Pet of the Week: 'Meet Gryffin  KJCT

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People, pets rescued from home in Cherry Grove after high water levels  WBTW

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Madison apartment fire displaces 5 people, 3 pets  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

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SNIPPETS: Pet cat taking advantage of every opportunity  Theredstonerocket

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Take veterinary advice from a vet, not a pet food store  Los Angeles Times

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App Uses Pet Selfies to ID Shelter Pets  Bay News 9

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This Pet Stock Can Be an Investor's Best Friend  Motley Fool

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Clear the Shelters 2020: How you can help pets find their forever home  WKYC.com

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Pets perish in morning Streetsboro mobile home blaze, firefighters say  WJW FOX 8 News Cleveland

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Erie Humane Society to Host Bark & Brunch Pet Adoption Day this Saturday  erienewsnow.com

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PAWS Pets Of The Week: Chilli And Benedict  CBS Chicago

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Businesses for Beauty, Pets, Hair and Clean Clothes Shut Their Doors  westsiderag.com

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COVID-19 can affect pets; cases confirmed | AgriLife Today  AgriLife Today

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2 dogs test positive, marking Japan's 1st reported pet infections  Kyodo News Plus

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KCBD’s Pet of the Day: Meet Chase  KCBD

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Happy as pigs in mud: Harrisburg girl navigates disability with assistance pet  Corvallis Gazette Times

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Palm Valley Animal Society launches pet food drive-thru  KGBT-TV

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Pets of the week: Phineas, Ferb and Rico need homes  MLive.com

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Quad City Pet Care: Mobile Vet  KWQC-TV6

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Pet of the Week: 8/4/20  WANE

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Huntsville Animal Services offers 'back to school sale'  WZDX

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Pet of the Week: Zach  KEZI TV

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Smart Pets Food Dispenser Market 2025 Insights Analysis and 11 Company Profiles (Feed and Go, Jempet, Petnet, Radio Systems (PetSafe), More)  Market Research Posts

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Waggin' Wednesday: Why You Might Consider A Pet Rat  CapeCod.com News

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KC Pet Project sees uptick in surrendered animals due to evictions  KSHB

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All About Pets: Obesity, a preventable disease in animals  Prescott Daily Courier

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Owners warned stop kissing pets as U.K. latest to sound the alert over cat infected with coronavirus  MarketWatch

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Pandemic Puts Strain on Pet Care Providers  WDET

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Lost dog found safe after escaping Banfield Pet Hospital in Brandon 5 days ago  ABC Action News

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Adopt-A-Pet: Dumpling from the Goathouse Refuge  Chapelboro.com

Pet owners shouldn't panic about the dog that died after COVID-19 infection - CNET
Pet owners shouldn't panic about the dog that died after COVID-19 infection  CNET

Michigan Pet Fund Alliance gives out Out of the Box Awards - Iosco County News Herald
Michigan Pet Fund Alliance gives out Out of the Box Awards  Iosco County News Herald

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There’s no better time to adopt one of these 13 adorable pets: Aug. 1-2  SILive.com

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RV Travel With Pets, Part 1: Safety On The Road  Forbes

Hollywood-backed activist endangered pets by treating them with his own products, veterinarians say - KTLA
Hollywood-backed activist endangered pets by treating them with his own products, veterinarians say  KTLA

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How to reduce anxiety for pets, according to an expert  TODAY

Homeward Bound: Pets' Incredible COVID-19 Journeys To Reunite With Owners - NPR
Homeward Bound: Pets' Incredible COVID-19 Journeys To Reunite With Owners  NPR

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MPD: Man hits woman in face, steals pet lizard  Channel3000.com - WISC-TV3

Only 24/7 Rochester-area animal ER forced to turn pets away - WHEC
Only 24/7 Rochester-area animal ER forced to turn pets away  WHEC

Covid-19 kept them separated from their pets for months. So they've chartered a plane to bring them home - CNN
Covid-19 kept them separated from their pets for months. So they've chartered a plane to bring them home  CNN

Pet Vet: Cancer in Pets - WNDU
Pet Vet: Cancer in Pets  WNDU

Colorado Springs woman devastated after CPW euthanizes her pet fox - KRDO
Colorado Springs woman devastated after CPW euthanizes her pet fox  KRDO

Rare Chinese Vase Found in Pet-Filled Home Sells for $9 Million - Smithsonian Magazine
Rare Chinese Vase Found in Pet-Filled Home Sells for $9 Million  Smithsonian Magazine

Adopting a New Pet During the Pandemic | US News - U.S. News & World Report
Adopting a New Pet During the Pandemic | US News  U.S. News & World Report

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The pandemic's unlikely pet: Chickens  CNN

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N.J. pets in need: July 27, 2020  nj.com

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