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How to Teach a Small Dog to Use a Cat Litter Pan

By Nancy Frensley | Updated October 02, 2017

Teaching a small dog how to use a cat litter pan requires setting up a large litter pan with a plastic liner and filling the pan with turf or sod in order to get the dog used to outdoor surfaces. Train dogs to use the bathroom inside, for convenience in city living, with instructions from a dog trainer in this free video on dog training.


Nancy Frensley is a certified pet dog trainer. She has been a dog trainer and behaviorist since 1985. Frensley is the K-9 program leader and training manager of the K-9 College at the Berkeley East Bay Human Society.