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Categories: Housebreaking

Q. I have tried to paper train my puppy, but haven't been successful. Please, can you help?
I have a 15 week Chihuahua/Jack Russell. I have tried consistenly to paper train. I place him on the paper every time I catch him toileting over my floors. I love him and don't want to let him go but I have had 8 weeks of almost hell. Please, can you help?

A. We have a section on the website about house training. I’d also recommend the video Your Puppy 8 weeks to 8 Months.

I’d read the article Ed wrote on The Groundwork to Becoming your Puppy’s Pack Leader.

I would guess you are giving the puppy too much freedom to make mistakes, we use a crate and an exercise pen during the housetraining process.

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