Our question this week was: I am having trouble housetraining my puppy – what should I do?
This is a very common problem with puppy
owners. You should read this article (House Training Schedules
) about puppy training. It is important to know how long your puppy can "hold it". For example, a 3-month old puppy can only "hold" it for 3 to 4 hours. You must have a schedule that allows you to frequently take your puppy outdoors to a designated "toilet" area often! And you need to reward her when she goes. Also, It is important not to punish your pup! Read the article – I think it will really help!Our question this week came from Bonnie J. in London, England.
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