If you want to learn how to train your Chihuahua to pee outside and not in the house, then this article was written for you. Specifically, we are going to talk a little about the differences between this breed and others, and I will also give you some useful tips for house training your Chihuahua puppy! So let’s get started.
Firstly, Chihuahua’s are known to be an intelligent, playful breed of dog. They certainly should be able to pick up many basic training methods and techniques quickly. However, they can sometimes have a stubborn streak!
So what should you do to successfully house train your Chihuahua? The first thing to do is anticipate when your puppy may need to pee. The most common times are after eating, and after playing. When they need to go, take them outside – and reward them verbally for peeing outside, so they associate the action with the positive reinforcement. This is one of the keys to all effect positive reinforcement training.
If you catch your Chihuahua about to pee in your house, do your best to take them outside before they do, and reward them for going outside. Over time, your puppy will learn that the best play to pee is outside, and not on your carpets or furniture!
To summarize, this article has shown you some interesting Chihuahua training facts, as well as some useful techniques for gradually using the power of positive reinforcement to get your puppy to pee outside, rather than inside your house!
Tags: Puppy Kindergarten, chihuahua, obedience