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  1. Hello, I'm looking for help with potty training

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    Hello, My name is Izetta, I have an 8-year-old Yorkie Australian terrier mix named Terri. I have had her since she was a year old and adopted her. When she was younger I trained her pretty well considering I didn't know what I was doing. She has always been pretty good about not peeing...
  2. Potty Training my Boston Terrier - Am I Doing Something Wrong?

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    We got our Boston Terrier at 8 weeks. He’s now a little over 4 months and I don’t feel like potty training is going that great, but then again, I’ve never had a puppy before. He seems to pee a lot…I talked to his vet about it at his last visit and she said to limit his water, only leaving water...
  3. Potty Training

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    I'm bringing home a 9 week old Boston Terrier puppy this Saturday 1/6. I will be crate training him. The weather however is suppose to be a high of -11 and a low that night of -24! Is it safe to take him when it’s that cold? I did buy some Pawz and a ruffwear fleece jacket. I’m afraid he’s going...
  4. Puppy only peeing inside when I'm NOT with him! HELP PLEASE!

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    Theodore (Teddy) is 4 months old, and a Chesapeake Bay Retriever - I know, notoriously stubborn. He was brought home from an AKC-certified breeder at 8 weeks of age. However, Teddy is doing GREAT in regards to pooping outside. Hasn't had an accident in that form since he was 3 months old. Peeing...
  5. Potty training

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    Little background story: I am thankful for forum like this. Sorry this story is a little long. I own a little shorkie (shih tzu and yorkie mix) male, who is 5 and half months old. He is roughly 4.8 lbs. He will be six months the first week of July. He was my step dad present from my mom as he...
  6. Potty training- help wanted

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    Hi all, it's been a while, but I'll dive into the question: We are going to be puppy-sitting my brother's 15-week old terrier mix puppy: Akira. Akira is a really good girl, but she's used to peeing and pooping in my brother's balcony. Here's the thing: I don't have a balcony. I don't have a...
  7. Help potty training 4 week old litter 14 Puppies ..

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    Hi everyone, We have a litter of 14 GSD/Belgian Dutch shepherds 4 1/2 weeks old. Ive been trying all types of methods found online and no matter how much cleaning I do they all pee/poop wherever they feel like going and then they lay on top of it to sleep. So as you can imagine theres allot of...
  8. Fearful Pup

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    My husband and I recently got a blue heeler/border collie mix. She's about 10 weeks old now. We are working on potty training and she's doing pretty well. When my husband or I is home alone with her she becomes very fearful when we go outside and we have a hard time getting her to be playful...
  9. Potty Training In Apartment

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    Hi there, I have a 13-week old Bearded Collie puppy. I live on the 6th floor of an apartment building and am training him to pee outside (not using puppy pads or anything like that). My pup already knows not to go in the apartment. He'll let us know when he as to go out by barking or going...
  10. Puppy Training Issues

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    We have a 6 month old female Cavachon puppy, named Gracie, and a 5 year old male Cavachon, named Oliver. We have had both Oliver and Gracie since they were each 8 weeks old. We had zero problems training Oliver, but all sorts of problems with Gracie. Oliver is 18.5 pounds and full grown while...
  11. need help potty training 4 month puppy

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    My boyfriend and I recently got a 4 month old puppy. we are both 20 year old college students with jobs, but we felt we couldnt pass the little guy up. he is perfect in everyway for us... except the potty training. the previous owner said he was trained to use the potty pads, so I put some down...
  12. Pup Lolligags when outside for potty time instead of doing business

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    Okay, reaching out for some help. My CO is 8 months old now, and he is usually very good now at potty training. He does not "tell" me when he has to potty, but he just isn't a vocal dog unless he's on alert for a perceived threat. He doesn't stand by the door, or even sniff around for a good...
  13. Stairs and Potty Training

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    We just took in an 18-month old collie who's so sweet! Her name is Nina and she's very healthy and up to date on records. Nina is very friendly, and while a bit shy she plays normally with our other dog. We're just having a few issues with her that we haven't had with any of our other dogs: 1)...
  14. How long can he hold it at 7 months?

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    We've had our Cavalier since he was nine weeks old. He's now seven months old. We go to bed between 10 - 11pm. Between 4 and 5am he always usually up and whines to go out. The dogs' crates are in my daughter's room, and she's been leaving the room, closing the door and sleeping on the couch, but...
  15. Overnight Potty Training

    First Time Dog Owner and Basic Questions
    So our puppy, Marcy, is 13 weeks old and about 15 pounds. Since we got her, I've gotten up every night at 2AM to let her out, then I'm up for the day at 5:30-5:45 and let her out immediately. I mentioned to our trainer that I think she could go all night if she had to, I just don't want to make...
  16. Don't know how to potty train dog, crate training not working.

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    Me and my wife cannot figure out how to potty train our puppy. We got him when he was 12 weeks old at the beginning of October 2015. We’ve been trying to keep him on a schedule, but he is struggling to use the restroom outside. He is always going pee and poop in his crate while we are sleeping...
  17. Win a free Piddle Place Best indoor pet potty

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    Yup, it is time for a silly contest here. Post a silly photo of your dog, and let the community here decide on a winner. We can post until March 31, and pick a winner on April 1. Piddle Place best indoor pet potty will be sent to the winner, value $149. We can only ship in the United States...
  18. An Issue or Just Puppy Behavior?

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    Ralphie is the first dog that has been a completely indoor dog for me, so I had some questions on normal potty training behavior for adolescent dogs. Ralphie is a 6 1/2 month old Aussie/Collie/Lab mix. He is almost completely potty trained. He lets us know (usually) when he has to go outside...
  19. Best indoor pet potty

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    Thank so everyone here at Dog Forums for helping us to make this happen. Best indoor pet potty Dogster magazine provided us with this review of the Piddle Place, and we think they found us here on Dogster, so thanks to you all and to Dogster for this great review from 6 dogs Wow, a...
  20. Shiba Potty Training Conundrum

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    I just brought home a Shiba Inu puppy from a breeder who was letting him pee on mats very similar to carpet, on a carpeted area (meaning he was probably peeing wherever he wanted). I'm trying to get him to use regular paper puppy pads, but he sees them as toys and chews on them. This is his...
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