House-training your puppy comes down to A, B and C -- Always Be Consistent. These are good tips, however I am feeling a little hopeless with my puppy at the moment. After that, he will need to be taken out or an accident will happen. I encouraged them to get on a better schedule and really look for signs she needs to go out (she would sit a weird way). This method has worked on the most difficult housebreaking cases and can be used with dogs of any age. Instead, clean up accidents promptly with enzymatic cleaners if you find them after the fact. At your next veterinary appointment you should discuss spaying or neutering your dog. Most puppies can be housebroken prior to 8 months of age using traditional methods. Thread starter Phillyfan; Start date Nov 6, 2008; Forums. So if you have a 3-month old puppy, theoretically, he should be able to hold his pee for about 3 hours. If your dog is still having major issues with house training, contact your vet for advice. He was potty trained since he was 4 months old and for 5 months he was brilliant ( not one single accident), now he's suddenly starting to have pees in the house every few days, he is not neutered by the way. Nov 6, 2008 #1 Our 9 month male schnoodle had a couple pee and poo accidents in the house recently. Be patient and consistent, and reinforce training. Your precious puppy may still look … She is beginning to think of herself as independent. Take your pup outside every two hours, and immediately after waking, eating or playing. Accidents can be frustrating, but punishing your puppy will only cause him to fear you and can actually slow down the training process, warns the American Kennel Club. Puppy Health By six months, puppies should have completed their full series of vaccinations, which are ideally given at 8, 12 and 16 weeks of age, Dr. Murray says. PurseForum Community. Your big little 'un won't reach the teenage stage until he's around eight to ten months old, and will linger there for longer, maybe not being totally mature and adult he's somewhere between eighteen months and three years old . Your potty-trained puppy may start having accidents in the house. O.G. Your little dog may be a teen by four months, a young adult by eight months and an adult before he's fully a year old. The same thing goes for dogs of an older age; accidents will occur if they don’t get frequent bathroom breaks. Nov 25, 2007 6,406 297. I have a 10 week old puppy and he still has that amount of accidents in the house despite being taken out all the time. When your puppy is 10 months to 1 year old, she is considered a teenager. He also asks to go out for the toilet but sometimes he just squats on the floor. Some puppies will still have an occasional accident in the house, especially if there is a change in the routine. They took her to the vet more than once to make sure the puppy didn't have a UTI or bladder infection or something. But for older dogs that are still having accidents in the house, the umbilical cord method should be used. If you catch your pup in the act, clap your hands to stop him mid-accident. Health and Nutrition. My mums starting to blame my training, when i know for a fact it's not. But she will need help from you to learn how to enjoy this newfound freedom. We got her almost 2 months ago and we are still having problems! Your puppy may have a health issue that can be treated. She is a 5 month old Havapoo. Sometime he pees inside just after he's come in from outside! Animalicious. She can go on longer walks and even enjoy off-leash time. The younger one was still having almost daily accidents at 8-10 months old. The world is hers to explore. Continue to be patient and consistent; this is normal. He was doing so well. HELP ME. 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