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  1. At my wits end with housebreaking my puppy..

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Ok so I have done some research previous to posting, plus I've had dogs my entire life so I know how to potty train but this new puppy is throwing me for a loop. Zulu is an 11-week old pitweiler, and a joy to have around in every way. Except when it comes to pottying. I've had her for 5 days...
  2. Odd Potty training puppy wont go outside

    Dog Training and Behavior
    There is the deal..we have had a new puppy for a week now. She is sorta potty trained....meaning she will go to the bathroom on the patio.This habit started by acciedent one day after she refused to go outside after about 4 days of taking her out every hour and accidents inside. We were...
  3. Teaching Dog To Let Us Know When She Needs To Potty

    Dog Training and Behavior
    Hello all! I am new here, and just decided to join in the search for solving our dog's one and only issue. We got her at 4-5 months, and she is now about 9-10 months, a chihuahua mix of sorts. Potty training took several months, but she rarely pees inside anymore, and she has always been good at...
  4. Dog follows sit command inside but not outside, why?

    Dog Training and Behavior
    My dog knows how to sit on command. When we are in the house she sits when I tell her to, but when we are outside she doesn't. I'll tell her to sit and she just stands there looking at me like a deer in headlights. Since she's a small miniature pinscher I've even tried crouching down and...
  5. New Puppy Afraid of Open Spaces

    Dog Training and Behavior
    We just brought home our 9 week old miniature australian shepherd a few days ago, so I know he's still adjusting, but I'm not sure if this is an adjustment issue that needs a little time or if there's something we could be doing to help. Toby is cuddly and sweet, and is really warming up to...
  6. Potty training a 11 week old puppy

    Dog Training and Behavior
    I've been lurking around this forum for some time now. Before getting a puppy and since to familiarize myself with the potty training and house training. We just got a new puppy (Shih Tzu / Maltese mix) a week ago and have been potty training. So far he has had two accidents. Both times I...