How To Potty Train A Shih Tzu To NOT Poop & Pee Indoors Thanks for joining me, my name is Trey Da Trainer on how to house train a dog. Today I want to give you 4 tips on how to potty train a Shih Tzu to not make a mess indoors and to only do their business outdoors. Shih Tzu’s are Toy breeds and can have special problems when house training. However, just because these dogs are small, it would be a major mistake to think of them as a baby or as part human.
Have the same expectations of these dogs as you would if it were a Golden Retriever or Great Dane. Let’s get started on how to potty train a shih tzu and house train a dog to poop outside 1. Locate a designated spot for your dog to go outside. This helps your pet to recognize their designated bathroom area outoors. 2. 30-minutes after your pet eats and 10-minutes after they wake up from sleeping, take them out to this designated pooping area and wait until they go. When they go, praise them and give them a treat.
Now, don’t let your doggie fool you by only going a little bit just to get the treat. Some dogs are clever and will do just a little to get that treat and when they get back to your home, they let it all out. 3. Take your pet out every 2-3 hours and wait until they go. I know this sounds like a pain, but pooping or peeing in your house is worse. 4. If you plan on being out of the house or sleeping for 2-3 hours, put your dog in a cage or enclosed area — lined with paper.
The paper will discourage your pet from going and if they go anyway, your clean up job will be easier how to potty train a shih tzu doggie and house train a dog This 4 step method is just one of many ways to house train your dog..