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How to Potty Train a Puppy

By Heidi Dixner | Updated October 02, 2017

To potty train a puppy, avoid stressing out about accidents, try crate training, and take the dog to the same spot in the yard every time. Be consistent and fair when potty training a puppy using advice from a professional dog trainer in this free video on puppies.


Heidi Dixner is the owner of Red Rover Pet Services in Nashville, Tenn., and has appreciated dogs and their unique relationship to humans since childhood. She has worked specifically with poodles for more than 30 years and actively participates in breed rescue. Dixner has been training professionally since 2001 and has been a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers since 2003.