Vet Tutorial | How to Potty Train a Puppy With and Without A Pee Pad

Dr. Clayton Greenway, B.Sc, DVM

Dr. Greenway discusses toilet training a puppy. In this video we discuss appropriate defecation, praise, treats, appropriate urination, positive reinforcement and punishment.

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Ask The Vet:

Q: Our vet wants to pull out our puppy's baby teeth if don't fall out after 6 months, is this necessary or can they fall out naturally?

Q: My puppy received his rabies shot at a microchip clinic and it was a 3 year dose. My vet is suggesting that he needs to get another dose 1 year after his first because he is a puppy even though the first vaccine dose was for 3 years, can you explain why it requires another 1 year dose?

Q:  My 5 month old Shih Tzu chews on her own tail to the point it is soaking wet, is this normal puppy behavior?

Q: When is the best time to neuter my puppy?

Q: How Can I Stop My 5 Month Old Beagle/Blue Heller From Biting My Arms and Legs?


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