Training your Collies not to poop or pee in the house should be done at an early age, when they are still puppies. This is if you wouldn’t want to have a dog with the habit of going potty in the living room or any other part of the house it wants.
You should make it clear to the dog that the only place they are allowed to go to the bathroom is outside. Since Border Collies are intelligent dogs, they learn very quickly. This is especially when you use the right approach to show them what is right and what is wrong.
The same methods of house training your Border Collie apply, no matter if it’s just a stubborn puppy or an adult. The same methods will work on both. The only difference is that adult dogs are already accustomed to particular habits. Therefore, it may take longer to house train them.
For effective training tips and methods, check out the Border Collie Guide
Border Collie Housebreaking Tips
Everybody is aware of the basic ideas on how to house train your Border Collie. However, there are still a lot of people struggling with it. The following are some quick and easy dog house training methods you can follow:
- Take your Collie puppy outside as often as possible. This is a very effective method of preventing your Border Collie from peeing in the house. If the dog is used to doing his business outside, he won’t have the desire of going potty in the house. Make a habit of taking your Collie outside for a walk at least 15-20 minutes after every meal, four to five times during the day.
- Reward your dog for going potty outside. Collies love getting positive feedback. Make sure you give him