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House breaking or House training a dog

Training your dog to be house broken is something that every dog owner must face. It is always a tough start for both the dog owner and the dog itself.

You have to accept the fact that your dog is a major responsibility. Yes, they are cute and cuddly and fun to play with but you have to be a teacher too. In some cases, it is extremely easy to house train your dog but even those that seems tough to train still end up learning how to do it – though it may take some time.

This article will deal with some of the challenges you are likely to face while trying to house train your dog and how to easy overcome these problems.

Your Dogs Personality Counts

In some instances, you dog may urinate in some places in the house as a way of showing you respect. It is usually their way of showing you how much they love and respect you. The urine that they pass out during these moments is mostly little. It usually happens when you are scolding ( correcting, reprimanding ) them for something they have done or have not done. This type of urination is not done in secret – it is usually done right in front of you. If you notice any of this behavior in your dog, then it is time to talk to your vet so as to find a solution to the problem.

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Does Dog have any bodily disorder or health problems?

Your dog may be having some physical ailments or bodily disorder if you are having problems house training. For instance, if your dog always urinate in the house without trying to go outside, then it might been having a urinary tract infection or some other disorders that may be making it impossible for the dog to wait for you. Therefore, if your dog does seem to get it then it is time to see the vet so as to be sure the dog is not having some disorders or health problems.

Do You Have To take you Dog To Obedience School?

If your dog has no physical disorder or ailment and you are still having problems house training it, then you may have to consider taking it to dog obedience school – especially if the dog fails to get it after trying everything possible. House training dogs can be stressful especial if they don’t seem to understand the implication of what they do. Obedience school can help you to control your dogs personality and will also bring about a bond between the pet you love and cherish.

What is the best way?

House breaking or House training a dog doesn’t have to be a big deal. The dog will usually be willing to learn base on positive feedback. Praise the dog and show enthusiasm and excitement when the dog goes out to urinate. Always scold the dog if they go to places or do things you don’t want them to do. An exception is if they have some ailment.


House training dogs will take some time and level of patience and it is better if you start house training your dog while it is quite young. This is because dogs, like humans, become difficult to train as they grow older.

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