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The usual benchmark for potty training is that a pup can hold it for their age in months + 1. So, a normal 4 month old puppy should be able to hold it for ~5 hours, or close to it. This is a rule of thumb, of course, and doesn't always apply to every puppy, but continuing to give him the opportunity to potty inside at this stage is just going to make it harder to transition him to going outside. He's going to have to learn how to hold it sometime, and continuing to have the pads there isn't giving him any incentive to try.

And, if it helps, my 4.5 month old papillion x border collie went from pottying only on the pads, to pottying wherever she wanted (even when pads were available), to pottying outside ~90% of the time.
 
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