Training Tricks

Training a Puppy: What to Do When Accidents Occur?

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Accidents go with the territory, but there are ways to prevent them no matter what method is used or theory you subscribe to as to how to potty train a puppy. Regular walks help as well as the proper discipline. If you are lax, don’t expect the dog to be vigilant about his business. Catching dogs in the act speeds up the training process as he knows just what your reaction is all about. You can firmly say “no” at the right time—during the act is best. You can also remove the animal from the house and state something to...

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How to Tell that a Puppy Needs to Do its Business

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It is amazing how often a puppy needs to do his business. It can be every 30 to 45 minutes! Of course, it depends on the consumption of food and water and how much playing around has occurred. They go when they have to go! It seems that the spirit just moves them and it may be hard to avoid accidents as a result. Part of how to potty train a puppy properly is to watch for signs that elimination is imminent. One clear sign is the tail position. It may straighten out and move from side to side stiffly....

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Advice on How to Potty Train a Puppy

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Learning how to potty train a puppy comes down to patience, consistency, and positive reinforcement. There are no substitutes. You want to create good habits while maintaining a special and loving bond. It doesn’t happen overnight either. Give the task at least four to six months to perfect. Puppies have been known to require up to a full year. Experts size it is a matter of size, others technique. It makes sense that smaller dogs have pint-sized bladders. Even a difference in metabolism will affect puppy training. Shelter dogs also have a more difficult time at learning new things. For best...

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Tips on How to Potty Train a Dog: Real Life Examples

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Based on people’s real life experience, you can learn how to potty train a dog by example. While the experts have their theories, dog owners seem to know best when it comes to this fundamental problem. Tiago and Hawking This story about how to potty train a dog husky, Hawking, whom did my neighbor Tiago adopt for some months. Guess what? Hawking popped inside. Even when the dog was walked outdoors, accidents still occurred. These were especially problematic at night, even when the pup was let out at midnight. The neighbor tried to make a big deal out of pooping...

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