Housebreaking issues - German Shepherd Dog Forums
 
LinkBack Thread Tools
post #1 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-28-2013, 09:00 PM Thread Starter
New Member
 
Join Date: Jun 2013
Posts: 1
Housebreaking issues

I have a 4 month old pup who is great at ringing the sleigh bells at the back door to go out, but is often confused when on a carpet in certain rooms tending to pee at will. Any ideas on how to stop this. Most of the house is hardwood or tile and it seems as soon as he hits a carpeted area he thinks it's the grass. Please help ...
puppyc is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #2 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-28-2013, 11:24 PM
Banned
 
Join Date: Dec 2007
Location: Jenkintown,Pa.
Posts: 15,195
don't wait for your dog to paw a bell to go outside.
doggiedad is offline  
post #3 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-29-2013, 12:14 AM
Knighted Member
 
Cheyanna's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2012
Location: Orange County, CA
Posts: 2,892
Send a message via Yahoo to Cheyanna
Are you cleaning the carpet with something like nature's miracle? You have to remove the scent or he will just keep doing it. He knows the difference between carpet and grass at 4 months old.


Sent from Petguide.com Free App

Cheyanna
To view links or images in signatures your post count must be 10 or greater. You currently have 0 posts.

Handler for Service Dog, Fiona Van Sandstein (5/23/12 -- )
Cheyanna is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
post #4 of 4 (permalink) Old 06-29-2013, 11:09 AM
The Agility Rocks! Moderator
 
MaggieRoseLee's Avatar
 
Join Date: Aug 2001
Location: Bushkill, PA (The Poconos!)
Posts: 27,461
You using baby gates and closed doors to keep the pup in the room with you? That way you can better pay attention and catch them in the act to TRAIN the housebreaking.

Crate training is a huge help when you aren't home.

Great info on housebreaking on ---> https://www.germanshepherds.com/forum...uppy-cage.html




***

Miss Osin Blue Wildhaus NA NAJ NF

"Nothing new can come into your life unless you are grateful for what you already have. ~ "--- Michael Bernhard, gratitude
MaggieRoseLee is offline  
Sponsored Links
Advertisement
 
Reply

Quick Reply
Message:
Options

Register Now



In order to be able to post messages on the German Shepherd Dog Forums forums, you must first register.
Please enter your desired user name, your email address and other required details in the form below.

User Name:
Password
Please enter a password for your user account. Note that passwords are case-sensitive.

Password:


Confirm Password:
Email Address
Please enter a valid email address for yourself.

Email Address:
OR

Log-in










Thread Tools
Show Printable Version Show Printable Version
Email this Page Email this Page



Posting Rules  
You may post new threads
You may post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are On
Pingbacks are On
Refbacks are On

 
For the best viewing experience please update your browser to Google Chrome