While housetraining, there'll be plenty of times you can't be around, and for those long stretches while you're at work or school, your dog will need more space…
To successfully housetrain your dog, you must predict when he needs to go, get him outside in time, and then reward him for doing the right thing in the correct location.
Crate training teaches your pup how to "hold it;" the crate is an effective tool that lets you predict when your pooch needs to go, so you can guide him to the correct spot.
Most puppies do not have full bladder or bowel control until they’re around six months old. A good rule of thumb is to expect a puppy to hold it for about as many hours as his age in months. In other words, a two-month-old pup can hold it for two hours in a crate, a […]