Many people say that raising puppies is a lot like raising children; however, it’s a bit difficult to get your dog to wear a diaper. There might be a few similarities between potty training kids and dogs, but there are also some huge differences. If you have recently brought a puppy into your family, then these 7 tips on potty training your dog might come in handy.
7. Offer Rewards when the Correct Bathroom Location is Used
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Puppies and adult dogs alike respond to treats and a positive tone of voice. Make sure to only give treats when the deed is actually completed. My sister has a small dog that started going to the pee pad and squatting in hopes of a treat. He would actually hover over the pad, stare at her the entire time and then come wagging his tail expecting a treat.