Join the Meeting Place for Moms!
Talk to other moms, share advice, and have fun!

(minimum 6 characters)

Help with my 1yr old poodle?

I've had him for about 3 days i do not have a problem with him during the day,
i take him out to potty in the day after he eats and he does great. but at night he does his business in the house. I know it's going to take a while,but do you think i should get him a crate for night time? will he cry and potty in the crate? he it's my first dog and i really want to keep him. My kids love him. I do not give him anything after 7:oopm Help please..

Answer Question

Asked by bamamom4891 at 9:55 AM on Nov. 12, 2008 in Pets

Level 1 (0 Credits)
Answers (2)
  • You should try a crate. He might cry for a while but if it's the right size he wont go to the bathroom in it. if it's too big he will.

    Answer by sbastille at 9:57 AM on Nov. 12, 2008

  • Don't give him anything to eat after 5pm and take him out last thing before you go to bed at night. Make sure he poops before you bring him in.

    Answer by amydh at 10:12 AM on Nov. 12, 2008

Join CafeMom now to contribute your answer and become part of our community. It's free and takes just a minute.