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  1. Our dog will not go potty outside!

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    I have tried taking him out every hour and we have stayed out as long as 45 minutes waiting for him to go, and he won't. He waits until he comes in and he goes on the floor. We feed him on a regular schedule 8:30 in the morning until 9 and then 4 until 4:30. We go for a walk in the morning, and...
  2. pees in crate but is scared to pee outside!

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    My boyfriend and I just adopted a 5-6 month old lab/terrier mix from the pound a week ago and are having a lot of trouble with housebreaking. We believe that our pup "penny" was abused before she came to us but other than that we have no information about her past. When we first got her she...
  3. Housebroken until Someone Comes Home

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    Three days ago I got a 1 1/2 year old miniature schnauzer, Gatsby. Most of the time, he's a great dog. A little barky, but super friendly and playful and just a joy to have around the house. The problem comes when letting him out of his crate. We crate him at night and while me and my roommate...
  4. Need housebreaking advice

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    I have a 2 yr old female mini daschund and a 1 yr male mini daschund. They are both paper trained to go on their wee wee pads in the house, but I really want to have them go outside now. They are pretty good about going in the house, but I have a small apartment and if I dont clean it right away...
  5. Housebreaking new puppy ?

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    I read the sticky " before you get a dog", and in the article it said two things that I am confused by. 1. Make a dog toilet for his long term area, Ok, I like this idea but I see most users seem to dislike puppy pads, if I make the toilet resemble grass outside will this work hand in hand with...
  6. House Training Basset Hound

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hi All, I am a proud owner of a basset hound. She (kuba) is now 9 months old. But we have a problem ... :( She still isnt house trained. I tried everything. We go out really alot. Before sleeping also. as soon as in the morning she wakes up we go out again. We spent around 3 till 4 hours a day...
  7. She's housebroken, sort of...

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    So, my 3 yr old Australian Cattle Dog mutt, Kailie, has been housebroken for almost 2 yrs. The trouble is, she occasionally c&%@s on the floor (only when we are away). Also, she doesn't seem able to hold her GD movements (#1 and #2) *she's doing it right now and i took her out an hour ago!*...
  8. Our 3 1/2 year old male dog - peeing in house

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    Hi all, Let me first start off by saying, that I've read the house-training basics, and some posts with similar issues before posting... We have a 3 1/2 neutered male dog we adopted in September of 2005. He is usually a pretty good boy, but as of a few months ago, started having accidents in...
  9. Housebreaking problem w/ 3yo Chihuahua

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    Hi, I have a 3 year old Chihuahua who is trained to use potty pads. She generally knows she is supposed to use them, especially when she poops, but she doesn't always go where she's supposed to. Her potty pads are in my bathroom, but sometimes she will go in the hall outside of the bathroom...
  10. Housebreaking - Frequency Question

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    My puppy is almost 7 months old. She is a miniature schnauzer/poodle mix. She has not had an accident in the house for 5 weeks, but she still has to go out very frequently. I wrote down a typical day, which is about 8-9 times per day: 7 am, 10 am, 2 pm, 5 pm, 7 pm, 8 pm, 10 pm, 12 am. She...
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