Los Angeles Puppy Dog Potty Training


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I’ll wait – but not for long — and this definitely isn’t in Los Angeles!

When you get your puppy or dog, the first thing on your mind is — “How do I potty train this dog or puppy? I’ve done everything, and he’s still peeing and pooping everywhere!”

Boy, have you come to the right place!  Caryl has not only been a dog trainer and behavior consultant for 20+ years, but she has written several potty training books.  Puppy Potty Training: The Expert’s Guide to Housetraining FAST won the 2015 Golden Ebook award!

Whether you call it potty training, house training, or housebreaking , training your dog to eliminate where you want him to can be a very frustrating experience.  (I’m not particularly fond of the word “housebreaking” — we’re not teaching your dog to break anything … just to do what you want him to do where you want him to do it.)

Dogs know *how* to pee and poop — you don’t need to teach them to do that. What they don’t know is *where* you want them to go.  They do have to be taught! Remember, *you* didn’t pop out of your mother’s womb knowing to use the toilet in the bathroom!!! Someone spent time training you……

Because of COVID, all in-person training is on hiatus until after the quarantine. We currently offer private one-on-one virtual training lessons. We have helped many people all over the US by phone or Zoom for several years.

The first virtual lesson is $195. Succeeding 1-hour lessons if needed are $175/lesson, or you may purchase a package of four 1-hour lessons for $600, a savings of $100. You receive written instructions, a free copy of my book if applicable, and telephone or email support.

Click to discover why  virtual puppy dog training is an excellent choice for you.

Our private puppy dog training lessons will resume after the quarantine.

Since our dogs have gotten used to our being home during the quarantine, they may suffer separation anxiety when we return to our regular routine. We’ve written a series of articles things you can do now to prevent puppy dog separation anxiety after quarantine. It’s much easier to prevent it than to cure it.

When we train together, you receive a free copy of my award-winning book (it’s funny as well as informative), which is also available on Amazon in paperback and Kindle.

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Potty Training or Housebreaking
for Puppies

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Dogs need two things to be reliably potty trained: muscle control and mental control. Puppies generally don’t have either. You may have had a previous puppy who “got it” right away, but THIS puppy doesn’t. This is a different puppy! This puppy may have other areas to excel but may need more help (and time) with the potty training.

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Potty Training or Housebreaking
for Adult Dogs

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Dogs pee and poop where you don’t want for several reasons. We need to determine why your dog is having elimination problems in order to help both him and you. So if you are doing “everything the books say to do” and it’s still not having an effect, then the reason may not be simply incomplete housetraining.

House soiling, as with any behavior issue, may stem from a medical problem. Make sure your vet has thoroughly examined your dog (including a full blood panel, fecal exam, and urinalysis) to rule out anything physically wrong with him.

Let’s get started!  Please call (310) 804-2392 for more information and to set up an in-person or telephone appointment.  I’m looking forward to hearing from you.

Here’s a quick summary of how to house train your dog –

  • Take him where you want him to go when he has to go and then reward him when he goes there.
  • Supervise your dog or confine him when you can’t watch him.
  • Feed him on a regular schedule.
  • Clean soiled areas with an enzyme-based cleaner.
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Let’s start training together to help your dog with  Los Angeles Puppy Dog Potty Training!
Just reach for your phone and call or text (310) 804-2392.
Email us at caryl@DoggieManners.com 

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Los Angeles Puppy Dog Potty Training
Doggie Manners Los Angeles Puppy Dog Training
12021 Wilshire Boulevard
Los Angeles, California 90025
Call or text (310) 804-2392.
Email us at caryl@DoggieManners.com