Proud of My Dog - dog training
Accepting in-home training clients In the North Slocan Valley from the Village of Slocan to Nakusp, and Kaslo
Group classes are currently held in New Denver, BC
Here are links to a few helpful articles:
This article provides information on how long you can expect your puppy to ‘hold it’, it provides a simple procedure to follow and what to do if a mistake happens
This article is comprehensive and makes a couple of good suggestions:
1) If you can manage a little record keeping, the article contains some suggestions to help track when your puppy might need to eliminate
2) A listing of common potty training mistakes
3) Reinforcement of appropriate behaviour – this section will give you some ideas of what to do if your puppy doesn’t go to the bathroom when you take her outside.
This article has a good section on what to do if there is an accident in the house and a nice listing of when you should take your puppy outside to eliminate.
This article discusses some of the same concepts as the above articles with a focuses on:
5 key steps to successful house training (adapted from “Puppy Start Right: Foundation Training for the Companion Dog”)
This article provides information on how to train your puppy to eliminate on cue.