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post #18 of (permalink) Old 11-16-2017, 08:53 PM
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My boy McCoy came home the day before Thanksgiving 3 years ago. As it was a total surprise, we were really unprepared. I had 1/2 day to get my s..t together before I drove down to Southern Oregon and picked him up. I borrowed a medium sized Vari-Kennel from our vet. When McCoy got home we hung out and then I tossed in the blanket he had driven home with in the truck.

The little guy slept open crated for 9 hours! Not a peep (or a pee). I took him out in the AM and all was good. He was 10 weeks old. This little guy was almost trained immediately. I can count on one hand the number of times he peed or pooped in the house. He self crated immediately. I have never had to shut his crate door.

Sometimes you just luck out! LOL

The bottom line is that ... "You never know". But eventually, they all get house trained.

John
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