Stopping Older Dog House Soiling

House Soiling in Older Dogs

The common reasons why older dogs may start peeing in the house. Understand the importance of addressing this behavior promptly

Rule Out Medical Issues

The significance of ruling out medical issues that may contribute to house soiling in older dogs. Consult with a veterinarian for a thorough check-up

Establish a Consistent Routine

The importance of a consistent routine for older dogs. Create a regular schedule for feeding, bathroom breaks, and outdoor walks

Frequent Potty Breaks

 The importance of frequent potty breaks for older dogs. Discuss how to adapt the bathroom schedule to meet their needs

Positive Reinforcement Training

The power of positive reinforcement for house training. Reward desired behavior and praise your dog for using the appropriate bathroom spot

Limit Access to Indoor Spaces

The benefits of limiting your older dog's access to certain areas indoors. Use baby gates or crate training to prevent accidents

Cleaning Up Accidents

How to effectively clean up accidents and eliminate lingering odors. Use pet-safe cleaners to discourage repeat soiling

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