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AccidentsMay 16, 2012, 7:27 am

Doozie always seems to pee right before she goes out the door. How do I get her to stop?...

Potty TrainingMay 30, 2012, 1:22 pm

I just adopted a 9 week old Morkie and I am potty training her on potty pads, but I was wondering if...

2lb Pom PupAugust 3, 2012, 2:54 pm

Hi, I have another question... My 12wk old Pom who has been with us now for almost 3 wks now, gets r...

Potty TrainingAugust 16, 2012, 10:51 am

How can i get my puppy to pee and poo in the same place?...

Crate TrainingAugust 2, 2012, 10:27 pm

I recently purchased the crate with the divider wall with the bathroom and bed. I am wanting to know...

Puppy Biting Is Getting WorseSeptember 2, 2012, 6:54 pm

Hello, I have a 10 week old King Charles Cavalier. I just brought her home last week....I have n...

Potty TrainingSeptember 7, 2012, 2:26 pm

Hello Dr. Pup, We just got a 4 month old Corgi, a few days ago. We are beginning the potty trainin...

Puppy eats poopSeptember 9, 2012, 7:18 pm

Here is another one for ya, he is now eating his poo faster that I can pick it up. Does this mean so...

FightingOctober 14, 2012, 7:01 pm

I bought 2 puppies, 1 Morkie, 1 Maltese. They are fighting a lot! They are only 9 weeks old. Are the...

Leash TrainingOctober 17, 2012, 4:31 pm

How old should a puppy be when you start to train them to walk on a leash and how long should the tr...

When Do I Start Leash Training?October 29, 2012, 7:51 am

Age of puppy when you start leash training?...

Potty TrainingMarch 6, 2013, 3:48 pm

Hi there I'm going thru a hard time with my puppy in potty training her. She will not go in her pee ...

Puppy Training January 23, 2013, 8:24 am

Hello, I have a few ?'s for you at your convenience: 1) Need a recommendation for a reward trea...

Potty TrainingJanuary 27, 2013, 9:03 am

I am trying to outdoor train my puppy. If she pees indoor on the carpet, do I still take her immedi...

BitingFebruary 1, 2013, 12:31 pm

Is this a stage that they outgrow? Is a biting pup sign of a dominant dog?...

Potty TrainingApril 18, 2013, 9:11 am

Im having no luck with potty training my now 14 wk male Morkie. I've tried crate training with no im...

Puppy biting at MeApril 28, 2013, 5:53 pm

My puppy is biting my ankles while on the leash, he is 15wks old. Any advice? Also he lays down o...

The Pup Pee Poo PalaceJune 29, 2013, 5:37 am

Where can I purchase the pup pee poo palace!?!?...

The Pup Pee Poo PalaceJuly 2, 2013, 3:57 pm

I have many questions. How much does it cost? Does it come in different sizes? Can we potty ...

Bark Collars Okay?July 26, 2013, 12:50 pm

what are your thoughts on bark control collar for a 12 week old maltese?...

Crate Training Set UpJuly 30, 2013, 1:15 pm

I just purchased a puppy along with the pup pee poo palace. I was shown how to set it up. The set ...

Biting August 17, 2013, 6:40 am

My puppy is biting me, sometimes very hard. I try saying "no bite" and acting sad that he hurt me b...

JEKYL AND HYDEAugust 20, 2013, 12:24 pm

Our 9 week old Cavalier has started displaying jekyl and hyde personality. He has displayed recent b...

I Want to go Outside August 21, 2013, 5:46 am

Hi, It has been 4 weeks and my puppies are still not fully potty trained. Do small dogs take lon...

Pooping and Peeing on His PadSeptember 8, 2013, 8:36 pm

Our puppy seems to be coming along with peeing on the pee pee pad, however, he's not as good with go...

When to Give Puppy More RoomSeptember 8, 2013, 8:40 pm

My husband and I work during the day so one of us has been coming home during the day to let our pup...

Cries at nightOctober 1, 2013, 1:25 pm

I just got my 8 week old 3/4 French Bulldog & 1/4 Pug and she cries and barks all night and a majori...

Wants to Play at NIghtOctober 1, 2013, 9:44 pm

We put the 8 week old pup in the pup palace; she sleeps for 1.5 to 2 hours then wakes up and cries. ...

Potty Training Two PuppiesNovember 2, 2013, 5:08 pm

Any suggestions on potty training 2 puppies at one time?...

Potty Out or IN?November 13, 2013, 7:45 am

My pup had Giardia resulting in diarrhea when I got her. Because of this I was a little lenient wh...

Does Biting Mean My Puppy Doesn't Like Me?December 18, 2013, 9:00 am

I got a maltipoo and he's 9 weeks. He likes biting me and sometimes it really hurts. I feel like he ...

Potty TrainingJanuary 8, 2014, 10:01 am

My 11 week maltese poodle has no interest in going potty in the palace. I have been trying to get h...

Potty Training-Inside and OutJanuary 13, 2014, 7:08 am

We just got our new Cavachon puppy, he is 11 weeks. I'm confused on training. We have the pup pee ...

Potty TrainingJanuary 13, 2014, 7:20 am

How do you transition from crate training to signaling to go outside?...

Training January 13, 2014, 8:35 am

How should the crate be used during the day when we are home? Should the puppy have free run of the...

Waking Up at NightJanuary 15, 2014, 6:40 am

If the puppy wakes up in the night crying in his crate, should we get up and take him out? He didn'...

Using the PalaceJanuary 23, 2014, 10:39 pm

I have the pup pee poo palace for my 8 weeks Havanese. The first night, he eliminated right on the ...

Getting Puppy Used to PalaceFebruary 10, 2014, 9:43 am

Hi. I recently purchased a 10 week old maltipoo and we're trying to crate train her (indoor training...

Doggy DoorsFebruary 14, 2014, 8:12 pm

Rosie is a 4 month old frenchie. She knows to go outside but we want to put in a doggy door in the l...

Destructive When ConfinedFebruary 16, 2014, 8:18 am

What can be done if when you put the pup back in the palace and she tears up the pee pee pad and com...

She goes Potty In and OutFebruary 20, 2014, 6:55 am

Doctor Pup: Hi Alan let me review your form and I will be right back Alan: Our puppy goes outside t...

Runs Out the DoorFebruary 21, 2014, 9:44 am

How do I teach Cooper not to run out of the house if the door is open?...

Pooping is a problemFebruary 24, 2014, 11:23 am

Hi, 5 days ago I brought home my now 12 week old Pomeranian pup. I use the Palace at night for confi...

Puppy Shewing on Yard ItemsFebruary 26, 2014, 8:36 am

Hi Dr Pup...as I am potty training my 12 week old Pom pup in my backyard, I am concerned as he is ea...

Change of Routine Confuses PuppyMarch 4, 2014, 5:38 pm

Hi Dr Pup. My 13 week old puppy has been doing really well going to the potty mostly outside and usi...

Palace RoutineMarch 8, 2014, 10:20 am

Hello Dr Pup, I have been using the Pup Pee Poo Palace for my now 14 week old puppy and it's been a ...

Tearing up PadApril 7, 2014, 8:41 am

About the puppy poo palace- My 8 week old bull dog wont stop scratching at the pee mat and its causi...

Lapse of Potty Training ConcentrationApril 10, 2014, 9:27 pm

Hi Dr Pup, My 4.5 month old Pom, Ted has been doing really well with the potty training, except for...

Not A Good TravelerApril 14, 2014, 10:02 pm

My dog is only 8 weeks old however she hates to be in a carrier when traveling, she cries and bites....

Sleeps Well in Palace but no Poop or PeeApril 26, 2014, 5:01 am

Hello. I am new to Doctor Pup and this is my first question for the forum. Baxter (formerly known ...

Stop Humping my Leg!April 27, 2014, 7:16 am

My puppy is 9 weeks old and he humps my shoes and leg. how do i make it stop?...

Potty TrainingMay 5, 2014, 8:02 am

When I first brought my puppy home she used the pee pad in the palace. Her breeder said that she was...

Feeding schedule to help potty trainingMay 5, 2014, 8:57 am

Cont.. My puppy is already 12 wks of age. I notice that she has a lot of control over her bladder. I...

Puppy Uncooperative for GroomingMay 24, 2014, 3:02 am

My puppy is 4 months old and if I try to comb her hair and brush her teeth she fights me every t...

Territorial ClashMay 10, 2014, 6:25 pm

I own a pug puppy who is now 10 months old. As far as I can tell, I want to say he is potty trained...

Peeing and Pooping in Crate and in CarJune 11, 2014, 6:24 pm

My new puppy is peeing and pooping in his crate even if he is left in it for 5 minutes. He also has...

Do I Need to Remove the Loft?June 26, 2014, 6:31 am

Puppy is to big for the cot in crate. When are u supposed to remove it and the pee pads to give the ...

Teething is not the whole problemJune 26, 2014, 2:58 pm

My 12-week old Yorkshire terrier is teething and bites everything. I purchased a tight rope and teet...

Chewing on Stuff?June 28, 2014, 2:26 pm

Typically how long do pups go through teething? Also, is there an effective way to stop them from c...

Skipped a Training StepJuly 1, 2014, 11:19 am

How do I retrain my 12-week old Yorkshire terrier to potty on the training pads? Tomorrow will be 3 ...

Playing with Pee PadsJuly 8, 2014, 9:21 am

my 11 week old puppy is pee pad trained, however she enjoys pulling the pads around the floor for "f...

Playing with Pee PadsJuly 9, 2014, 6:43 am

Puppy is totally pee pad trained outside of her crate. She seems to enjoy either carrying around th...

Chewing on GatesJuly 21, 2014, 8:30 am

my puppy is chewing on the wood baby gates. I have sprayed Bitter Apple but it doesn't seem to be w...

Placement of PalaceJuly 22, 2014, 7:24 am

I am in a two story home. My puppy is too small to go up and down stairs. Is is okay to have the p...

Cover the Cage or Not?July 23, 2014, 6:50 am

When I leave for work should I place the canopy over the poo palace or only when she goes to sleep a...

Wake Up RoutineJuly 24, 2014, 6:50 am

Puppy slept in palace and eliminated overnite in there but did cry most of the night. When she cam...

Placement of Loft/Bed in Crate July 25, 2014, 7:36 pm

I have the sleeping loft at the front by the door. Does it make a difference where it is in the pal...

Eliminating on LoftJuly 27, 2014, 3:44 pm

My puppy peed on her loft. What would cause her to do this ?...

Training Steps with PalaceJuly 28, 2014, 11:40 am

My puppy sleeps well now in the palace and she does eliminate when left alone in there. My problem ...

Crying to Get OutAugust 2, 2014, 6:56 am

It seems to me that we're having a battle of the wills with the palace. I put him in for his nap and...

Puppy using pee padAugust 7, 2014, 10:58 am

Puppy is doing well going on the pad that's on the tray during the day while in the crate. So I com...

Crate Can't be Used for ReprimandAugust 9, 2014, 8:03 am

I moved the loft in the palace to the back so to make it easier for my 12 week old puppy to go back ...

Changing Palace LocationAugust 10, 2014, 1:31 pm

i know it is suggested once you place your poo palace not to move it. I have mine in the kitchen bu...

She is very close August 16, 2014, 6:07 pm

My pup is now 13 weeks old. Been using the poo palace since July 27. She goes in there most of the...

Trying to Get Your Puppy to Match Your RoutineAugust 17, 2014, 3:00 pm

Hello doctor We have a morkie 11 week old. How long can we keep the morkie in a playpen 3 feet b...

Anxious to get outAugust 18, 2014, 6:18 pm

My 10 week old Zuchon (teddy bear) puppy goes absolutely nuts in the crate. He calms down pretty qu...

Interactin with Other Dogs is Okay at What Wge?August 19, 2014, 5:06 pm

He is 8 weeks old so how soon should he interact with other dogs/puppies...

"Sit" "Stay"August 27, 2014, 7:43 am

What age can I start training my 9 week old lab pup to sit/stay/come? thanks, Greg...

Why does my puppy pee on the pad but not poop?September 1, 2014, 6:56 pm

My 11 months Puppy pee in the pad but he doesn't poop , he wants to poop on my carpet I am trying to...

Chewing up PadsOctober 12, 2014, 5:50 am

How do I keep the puppies from tearing up the puppy pad in the pup pee poo palace?...

New puppy and the PalaceOctober 15, 2014, 7:35 pm

Well... we thought our 13 week old Yorkie did a great job for her 1st day in her Palace. She did eve...

Potty Training ExhaustionOctober 18, 2014, 7:51 pm

OHHH this puppy of ours. I've inquired a few training questions here on the forum. We have followed ...

Behind in Potty Training ResponseOctober 19, 2014, 5:37 pm

What should i do for a rememberable correction deterrent when she pees/poops outside of crate? She i...

Doing Okay with Crate TrainingOctober 30, 2014, 2:28 pm

Our new puppy is almost 12 weeks- Cavashon. We're doing regular crate, just big enough to sleep. No...

There is Only one Answer to CryingOctober 30, 2014, 6:16 pm

8 week old puppy goes out at 4:30 am and when we put him in a crate after that he cries. Any tips? ...

How long to Leave Puppy AloneOctober 30, 2014, 6:08 pm

Is it safe Leaving puppy in a palace for 6 hours?...

How Much Time in Palace?November 3, 2014, 8:56 am

How ongoing is it okay to let puppy cry throughout night? She is 13 weeks today and I have had her f...

Still Eating PoopNovember 14, 2014, 4:21 am

Hi dr pup, Im having trouble with my 6 nth teddy bear Bella. She just won't stop eating her poop!! S...

Won't Stop BarkingNovember 14, 2014, 4:25 am

Hello again,my 2nd ? Is how do I get Bella to stop her barking? She barks at and for everything!!...

Trying to Set Up Pad Training RoutineDecember 10, 2014, 2:19 pm

My understanding is that my puppy is to be in the crate all the time except for eating and playin...

Potty Training RoutineJanuary 2, 2015, 4:42 am

After watching your potty training videos, I decided to crate train my 8 week old Morkie. I think i...

Tearing Up PadsJanuary 2, 2015, 4:28 pm

How do I stop my 3lb 11 weeks old Maltipoo from ripping up the pee pads in his kennel?...

Biting at CollarJanuary 16, 2015, 11:15 am

We haven't yet found a collar or harness that my 2 pound puppy doesn't bite at, and she nearly choke...

Puppy Must ObeyFebruary 14, 2015, 6:59 pm

How can I get my puppy to obey me? I call him and he looks at me and when I try to go and pick him u...

Crying whining and barkingMarch 11, 2015, 4:21 am

Hello, I picked up my 2lb 9wk old Morkie late Sunday evening. She has a great apptitie (is now m...

Puppy eats poopMarch 12, 2015, 5:59 am

puppy eating own poop putting pineapple in food doesn't seem to be working...

Handling cage cryingMarch 29, 2015, 4:36 am

Our 10 week-old puppy whines, cries and barks loudly and incessantly when put in the crate. What ca...

Rawhide chewsMarch 31, 2015, 11:56 am

Are rawhide chew sticks safe for little yorkies, as a way to help them cut their teeth ?...

Rawhide TreatsMarch 31, 2015, 1:40 pm

Are rawhide treats safe for my yorkie , as an aid in cutting her baby teeth. I have heard that they ...

Soiling His BedApril 6, 2015, 4:44 am

Day one of potty training, my dog peeded on top of the loft instead of pee pad. Is this a big deal f...

Training Using The PalaceApril 1, 2015, 7:17 am

For Phase 1 on the Puppeepoo Palace, did you mean if we played with him for a few minutes then he is...

How Much ExerciseApril 7, 2015, 4:07 pm

10 week old male Havanese in the puppeepoo palace. Day 4, he is clawing and biting at his peepee pad...

Separation AnxietyApril 21, 2015, 8:02 am

My 13 week Morkie has really bad separation anxiety. I work from home, so he is used to having me he...

Chewing on FingersApril 29, 2015, 6:15 am

This it ok to have my puppy chew on my fingers or does that in the future something she will continu...

How frequent do puppies eliminate?April 29, 2015, 6:24 am

After my puppy uses the training pad how much longer can we play with her or hold her before she wil...

Potty Training Wake Up RoutineApril 30, 2015, 3:16 am

I have been waiting the 10 minutes for my puppy to go potty...When she goes I praise her! Should I ...

Chewing on everythingApril 28, 2015, 6:43 pm

Chewing? My pup chew on everything! What are some tips to help?...

Cleaning Loft or BedApril 30, 2015, 12:54 pm

My puppy peed and pooped on her raised cot and I cleaned it now she will not sleep on it...what do ...

Barking PuppyMay 19, 2015, 2:51 am

What should you do in the morning if your dog does not stop barking for 30 minutes straight and you ...

Night Light?May 19, 2015, 5:30 pm

Should I have a light on when putting puppy in his palace at night?...

Stay in ControlMay 28, 2015, 2:17 am

Our new puppy can get overly excited she growls nips and even lunges for our face we say no but she ...

Controlling BitingMay 29, 2015, 12:51 am

Is it ok to tap my puppy on the nose hen she is biting... I hear mixed messages and do not want to u...

Potty Training DifficultiesMay 31, 2015, 5:18 am

Can I leave a p pad by the door just in case the new puppy doesn't go when she is outside and then g...

Discouraging BitingJune 14, 2015, 8:13 am

Is puppy biting normal and should one try to correct a pup that is 10 weeks old?...

Plastic Bottle Toy?June 14, 2015, 8:34 am

Are empty plastic water bottles ok for my puppy to chew on and play with?...

Likes to LickJune 22, 2015, 7:48 am

How do I stop my dog from licking people?...

BitingJune 28, 2015, 6:26 pm

Biting?...

Put an end to bitingJuly 14, 2015, 3:30 pm

My 13 week old puppy is teething and biting every thing! How do I teach her not to bite me. She actu...

Put an end to bitingJuly 14, 2015, 3:30 pm

My 13 week old puppy is teething and biting every thing! How do I teach her not to bite me. She actu...

Crazy or lazyJuly 17, 2015, 4:33 am

My Shih Tzu is 10 weeks old only has 2 speeds, full blast and lazy. When she is in full blast mood,...

Getting used to car tripsJuly 23, 2015, 6:13 am

Sorry for calling back. Is It okay for him to ride with me in the car or should I allow him to stay ...

Take ControlAugust 10, 2015, 6:41 pm

My puppy is a Mal-Shi, 14 weeks. When we are holding her and she wants to get down to play she does ...

Aggressive to strangersAugust 13, 2015, 6:05 am

My 1 year old Maltipoo wont stop barking and biting strangers...please any info would be helpful......

Aggressive to strangers August 13, 2015, 11:41 am

My biting 1 year old Maltipoo jumps up as people come into our home or yard repeatedly. Then she wi...

Jif for PupsAugust 22, 2015, 7:26 am

I have a 16 week old Shih Tzu. Is it ok to give her a little peanut butter as a treat?...

When to start trainingSeptember 3, 2015, 3:02 pm

At what age can we start training our Cavachon puppy? She seems like she would rather play and bite ...

Early stages of cage trainingSeptember 29, 2015, 1:02 pm

Should we be returning our 8 week Havanese to her cage if we are not playing with her and close the ...

Night time pottySeptember 28, 2015, 10:37 am

Should the dog be taken outside in the middle of the night for the bathroom or do we just need to ma...

Keep Out of SightSeptember 30, 2015, 9:19 am

We are crate training our 8 week old Havanese and have watched the Puppeepoo Palace video, however s...

How Often to FeedOctober 3, 2015, 10:40 pm

My puppy is 4 months old now and we are not sure how often we should be feeding him now. We would li...

Cage WhiningOctober 6, 2015, 5:58 am

Why is my puppy whining so much she won't go in the cage and doesn't listen, when in out her in the ...

Setting Up RoutinesOctober 6, 2015, 5:59 am

What's a good schedule for a puppy I just got her a week ago and I've not yet established a schedule...

First Steps in trainingOctober 23, 2015, 8:55 am

I'm a little confused on the video it says the longer I am away from my puppy the longer the process...

Soiling her BedOctober 23, 2015, 9:19 am

I went in the room to take a peek at my puppy in her puppy pee palace and you can tell she pooped on...

Smooth transitionNovember 28, 2015, 12:08 pm

I ordered the Puppy Poo Palace which arrives on Wednesday, however, my new pup (9 week old Morkie) a...

Barking puppyDecember 2, 2015, 8:54 am

We have a 9-10 week old Morkie (she arrived 3 days ago) and she is doing well, except that when we p...

Getting Accustomed to the PalaceJanuary 12, 2016, 9:41 am

Hi. This year for Christmas, my husband bought me an adorable Yorkie puppy. We initially put him in ...

Coprophagy January 21, 2016, 5:39 pm

My puppy 2.2 pounds is eating her poop I saw your article on puppy eating poop and I was wondering h...

Broken Pad TrayJanuary 24, 2016, 7:03 am

I broke the pad tray. Can you send another one?...

Potty TrainingFebruary 1, 2016, 8:52 am

Hi. Thanks for speaking with me a few weeks back. We were able to figure out the correct way to put ...

tearing up loftFebruary 2, 2016, 3:44 pm

Hi Dr. Rybka, Today my puppy ripped the top off of his loft in his Pup Pee Poo Palace. We have ne...

How much space?February 2, 2016, 8:59 pm

Re: Tearing up loft We tried expanding his space a couple of times. Each time he's peed on the play...

How Fast to Increase SpaceFebruary 8, 2016, 8:10 am

Good morning Dr., As you suggested, I built out a small play area for my puppy outside his pup pe...

Multi Level Potty TrainingFebruary 8, 2016, 10:06 am

Once we've gotten our puppy to the point where we can build out a full play pen area, what is the pr...

Potty Training ContinuesFebruary 9, 2016, 8:10 am

***Mission Impossible*** Hi Dr., Please forgive me if this is a duplicate message, but I don't thi...

Adjusting Puppy's ScheduleFebruary 11, 2016, 2:48 pm

We have a 12-week old Havenese puppy. We got him a week ago and aside from some initial diarrhea, he...

Using an exercise penFebruary 22, 2016, 1:58 pm

So I added the playpen as you advised and she pee 'd and pooped on the floor. What should I do now? ...

Phase 1 trainingFebruary 24, 2016, 6:33 am

How long do I keep her in phase 1 after she has an accident on the floor in phase 2 ?...

TrainingMarch 14, 2016, 10:29 am

What is the best way to handle our 10 wk old puppy's barking during the day? He is very friendly, p...

Potty Training ConsistencyMarch 2, 2016, 8:54 am

I had puppy 2 weeks and had to leave for a week. I'm back now and it appears I'm going to have to st...

Correcting CoprophagyMarch 15, 2016, 6:41 am

What brand of unseasoned meat tenderizer do I use and how much? My puppy is only 2 lbs? Also what ...

TrainingMarch 15, 2016, 6:57 am

I am having trouble with my 10 week old Teddy Bear differentiating between the NO for eating poop an...

Changing Location During TrainingMarch 16, 2016, 7:28 pm

We have had our 10 wk old puppy at home with us one week and so far he is doing very well with his p...

Indoor or OutdoorMarch 17, 2016, 5:35 pm

I have a question about getting our 11 week, 2 lb, puppy potty trained for both indoors and outdoors...

Controlling tantrumsMarch 21, 2016, 8:57 am

Our 11 week maltipoo has been in his palace for 10 days now. Recently, every time he is left in the ...

Puppy Chooses When to Do It RightMarch 23, 2016, 7:56 pm

We've been working on house breaking for about 10 days now. Puppy is 17 weeks (we got her at just sh...

Teaching to like walksApril 23, 2016, 6:18 pm

Hi i have a question, my 7 month old puppy does not like to go on walks and i would like to ask you ...

Pad training vs OutdoorsJune 26, 2016, 11:34 am

Training your puppy to use pee pads instead of outside....

Potty TrainingJuly 6, 2016, 7:31 am

I'm using the pupypeepoop palace. My 10-week puppy is still in stage one. Every night she poops her ...

Getting Puppy Pad TrainedJuly 23, 2016, 4:47 am

My new 14 wk. old puppy is in a 3 x 5 pen near my bed. I have been using 3 potty pads at a time, as ...

Size of exercise penJuly 28, 2016, 9:46 am

What is the square footage of the Pup Pee Poo Palace play pen?...

you set the routineJuly 31, 2016, 7:48 pm

I have a 15 week morkie. She goes to bed at 10 pm and I wake her up at 5 am to pottle. It takes her ...

Aggression?August 1, 2016, 7:18 am

On several occasions my 15 week morkie started growling, snapping and barking at me when I wanted to...

Avoiding AgressionAugust 1, 2016, 9:56 am

In reference to the aggression question; I noticed she will do this when I am picking her up from my...

hours between potty visitsAugust 3, 2016, 7:58 pm

I have a 15 week Morkie. She goes to bed for 10 p and I used to wake her up in the middle of the nig...

trainingAugust 23, 2016, 3:48 pm

Are there any videos or how to's for discipline and how to train your puppy with commands?...

Multiple Floor Potty TrainingAugust 26, 2016, 6:39 am

We have a 2 story house. We spent the majority of the time on the first floor but sleep on the secon...

potty trainingAugust 27, 2016, 3:40 pm

My morkie is 8 weeks and I am using the pup pee palace. He is doing good going in his crate, but I'm...

ripping up pads September 1, 2016, 4:12 pm

my puppy keeps ripping up his pee pad! how do I stop him from doing this?...

Tearing up PadsSeptember 1, 2016, 9:22 pm

I am having an issue with my puppy ripping up the pee padding inside of the pup pee poo palace. I m...

Training setbacksSeptember 10, 2016, 10:19 am

Our 4 month old maltipoo did really well at first with the puppeepalace. We attached a play yard to...

unexpected urinationSeptember 18, 2016, 12:15 pm

Our 13 week old Morkie peed on me while we were laying in bed. That was about 2 weeks ago. More rece...

Crying at NightSeptember 25, 2016, 4:48 am

Our new puppy cries all night when it's time to go to bed. We put a blanket over her cage, she has a...

Is Puppy Daycare Ok?September 29, 2016, 8:12 pm

My 5 month morkie was 100% pottie trained using pee pads. To increase her social skills I put her in...

Trying to Train OutdoorsOctober 14, 2016, 10:12 am

We are trying to potty train our puppy outside however when we are at work we block her in the kitch...

Best Tiny Dog collarOctober 23, 2016, 2:40 pm

I've never owned a toy sized dog before and was wondering what is the best collar and harness for a ...

Leash TrainingOctober 26, 2016, 8:53 am

My almost nine week old yorkie (male) hates his leash. I put it on his harness and he lays down on t...

Training TreatsNovember 4, 2016, 5:54 pm

What food I have to give my puppy while in training, I mean like chocolate for kids,.....?...

They Hide to Eat PoopNovember 10, 2016, 10:17 am

we have two shorkies and are having a problem with coprophagia, they both do it. We have tried addin...

Cover for the Cage?November 15, 2016, 12:07 pm

With the puppeepoopalace I know I should use the the cover over the cage at night..was wondering if...

Solving CoprophagiaNovember 19, 2016, 5:26 am

Hi you recommend unseasoned meat tenderizer for coprophagia, I was wondering about how much is recom...

Acclimating to Car RideDecember 2, 2016, 10:30 am

This is only the second time puppy have been in a car today. We went to quite a few places. He vomit...

What's My Name?December 3, 2016, 11:39 am

What's the best way to teach my puppy her new name? She's 10 weeks old. We've been able to teach h...

Pooping in the Right PlaceDecember 3, 2016, 11:43 am

Potty training question... We have the puppy poo palace and we've been relatively successful in trai...

Potty Training ConfusionDecember 31, 2016, 5:47 pm

I am confused on the advice for when pup goes potty on floor. do I put her in her cage away from o...

Age to SocializeJanuary 5, 2017, 1:56 pm

I want to socialize my new pups as soon as possible. My sister said they have to be a certain age. ...

Using a Water BottleJanuary 13, 2017, 6:33 am

I have set up my palace and will be getting my new puppy soon. I have not used a water bottle befor...

Getting Puppies to EatJanuary 17, 2017, 7:47 am

Something I did with my new puppies. I sat on the floor with something to eat right by their bowl o...

Tearing up padsJanuary 17, 2017, 10:16 am

How do you stop 10 month old doggies from tearing up a pee pad? I have tried, bitter spray, a holde...

Palace PlanJanuary 24, 2017, 8:36 pm

I'm picking up our new 8 week old Teddy Bear puppy this weekend. My question is where should she sle...

Crate training problemFebruary 1, 2017, 4:25 pm

I have a 2.5lb 4 month old Mati-Pom. I have been trying to crate train him. For the past 3 weeks he ...

Potty TrainingFebruary 7, 2017, 6:52 am

Won't go in palace...

How much to feedFebruary 13, 2017, 3:12 pm

My dog is 9 weeks old and weighs 2 lb 7 oz. She is a mix between shitzu and bischon. please advise o...

Training PrinciplesFebruary 21, 2017, 12:41 pm

My puppy is ten weeks old, I've had him for four days. He seems to trying to hold his pee and poo so...

Peeing on loftFebruary 28, 2017, 12:40 pm

My 11-week old cavachon is peeing on his cot as well as the pad, even though we discourage him. Any ...

Crying in KennelMarch 8, 2017, 5:49 am

I have a 9 week old teady bear puppy. She cryes when she's put in her kennel. How long should I let ...

Potty training MentorMarch 12, 2017, 7:19 am

How do I potty train him when I have another dog that is already potty trained and they go out toget...

Getting the Palace to WorkMarch 28, 2017, 1:03 pm

I have a 9 week old Chorkie and he is doing pretty good. We bought the Pup Pee Poo Palace and love ...

Biting does not respondMarch 29, 2017, 7:13 am

My dog is seven months old cava chon. He chews on everything and destroys anything he finds even my ...

Puppy Stays UnderfootApril 18, 2017, 8:04 am

Our new puppy likes to stick to our legs and that has made it impossible to walk her. How can we mak...

Pad training with outdoor trainingApril 26, 2017, 10:32 am

Hi, my puppy is cavapoo and she is 11 weeks old. After 2nd round of vaccines, we started taking her...

Hungry for Poop?April 26, 2017, 10:38 am

Hi, my puppy is cavapoo and she's 11 week old and she's been eating her own poop frequently. We usu...

Sweet but Attacks Your FeetMay 2, 2017, 4:37 pm

I have a 10 week old Morkie that is super sweet and we adore him but when he gets too excited to see...

Potty trainingJune 6, 2017, 2:09 pm

I think our puppy is truly exhibiting what I've heard and read from everyone...that a puppy doesn't ...

Help Him Make It Through the NightMay 10, 2017, 8:54 pm

My 10 week old morkie has done well potty training. I take him out every 4 hours at night to releave...

Barking out of controlJune 3, 2017, 6:41 am

My Cavalier is now 5 months old. Love him so much. How do I control his barking. Take for walks park...

Nighttime potty breaksMay 24, 2017, 4:05 pm

My 12 week old Morkie is 3.5 lbs. He is outdoor potty trained. He is put to bed at 9, I take him o...

Take control of bitingMay 27, 2017, 10:37 am

How do I get my puppy to stop biting?...

Bored in the palaceJune 2, 2017, 2:00 pm

I am using the PooPeePalace and every night my pup pulls at the corners and shreds the pad and it's ...

Pad training tipsJune 7, 2017, 6:47 am

We just adopted our 9 week old Cava Poo. We want him to be trained on his pee pad in his Pup Pee Poo...

Sleepless unless couch boundJune 7, 2017, 11:53 am

My teacup maltese cried a lot during the middle of the first night. I let her cry a little, but she'...

Scavenger huntJune 26, 2017, 1:55 am

My 18 week old morkie loves eating grass, twigs and flowers. We have to be super vigilant because he...

Tough training loveJune 28, 2017, 8:04 pm

How long should we let our ten week old pup cry in his crate at bed time? The first two nights he On...

Save the hands and feetJuly 1, 2017, 5:19 am

How can I get my 14 week old teacup maltese to stop biting my hands etc? Those are sharp teeth!...

Training routine is exhaustingJuly 8, 2017, 7:17 pm

We have a 12 week old Cavapoo. He sleeps in a crate, but eliminates outside. We have been taking t...

Accessories for the PalaceJuly 16, 2017, 4:01 pm

I can't seem to find for sale the accessory kit to make a free standing bed/loft.?...

Traveling With a New PuppyJuly 16, 2017, 4:02 pm

If I vacation with my teacup maltese must I take crate with me? What do you suggest?...

Puppy wakes up earlyJuly 18, 2017, 6:51 pm

My 4 month old teacup maltese likes to get up at 4am every day and she sleeps much during the day. H...

Nipping at FeetJuly 26, 2017, 10:11 am

How do you discourage a brand new pup (9 weeks) from nipping at your feet and pants leg? I've tried ...

Pepper as a Chew DeterentJuly 24, 2017, 3:58 am

You mention several commercial products to discourage a dog from biting furniture. What about rubbi...

Boredom expressed in many waysJuly 30, 2017, 7:37 am

How do I stop my 10 and 13 week old teacup Maltese from digging up their pads in the pup pee poo pal...

Excited about activitiesJuly 30, 2017, 9:11 am

My Claiborne is 6mths old now. Love him so much. Just wondering is there calming spray or suggestion...

Training difficutlyAugust 15, 2017, 6:35 am

Can't get my puppies to go potty outside or on pee pads. They are spending every waking moment in cr...

Training TipsAugust 19, 2017, 6:03 am

I have a 4lbs 7 week old pomsky. Only had him for a couple of days. I return him to the palace afte...

Poop SnacksSeptember 28, 2017, 1:32 pm

My 6 month old teacup maltese has just recently decided she likes to taste her poop. I try to catch ...

Outgrew Palace?September 30, 2017, 4:16 am

My teacup maltese is 6.4 lbs and is I the 30" Palace. She doesn't seem to have enough room to poop a...

No Lil PiggySeptember 24, 2017, 8:10 am

Our 5 month old cavapoo has had a couple bouts of constipation. It appears that they both came aft...

Home AloneSeptember 30, 2017, 7:27 am

My 7 month old morkie is well trained. He has been left alone confined to the kitchen for up to 4 ho...

Patterns changingOctober 5, 2017, 2:04 pm

We have had Cooper, our now 12 week old dog for one week. He was going in the palace, then he learne...

Crate vs OutdoorsOctober 6, 2017, 9:37 am

We started using the Puppy Pee Poo Palace when we got our dog at 8 weeks old and he was using it. He...

Biting at AllOctober 6, 2017, 9:58 am

My puppy is 12 weeks old and getting very aggressive with his playing and biting. He will sometimes ...

Set the RoutineOctober 6, 2017, 10:02 am

Our puppy has been sleeping through the night within the first 2 days we brought him home. Recently,...

Too Much, Too FastOctober 6, 2017, 10:06 am

Our puppy is still pretty young, though about 12 1/2 weeks old. We took him to a soccer game and he ...

Moving the PalaceOctober 11, 2017, 4:28 am

Our puppy has been sleeping downstairs in his Palace every night with no problem. The last three nig...

Vacation PlanningOctober 11, 2017, 4:30 am

We are going on vacation and will be having friends watching our puppy at their house. He will be 1...

Adjusting to collarOctober 11, 2017, 8:16 am

We have an 11wk old male Cava chon, Jesse who gets very upset each time we put a collar on him, He ...