Complete Crate Training Guide

Table of Contents

6 Benefits of Crate Training Your Dog
How to Choose the Best Type of Crate for Your Dog
How to Choose the Correct Size Crate for your Puppy or Dog
Best Location for the Crate
What Items You Should Put Inside the Crate
How to Introduce a Puppy to the Crate
Crating Your Dog at Night
How to Avoid Separation Anxiety Using the Crate
10 Crate Training Procedures that Build Positive Associations to the Crate
Stop Your Puppy from Whining and Barking Inside the Crate
Crate Training the Older Dog
My Dog Will Not Go Into the Crate
My Puppy is Using the Bathroom Inside the Crate
How to Resolve Escaping out of Crate
My Dog Bites and Chews on the Crate
How to Transistion Your Dog Out of the Crate

How to Transistion Your Dog Out of the Crate
This article discusses how to make the transition to leaving your dog out of the crate when you leave the home. Transitioning your dog out of the crate is best accomplished by utilizing a systematic procedure and keeping reasonable expectations in mind.
Published on March 11, 2016.

My Dog Bites and Chews on the Crate
Any biting on the crate should instantly be interrupted. There are a number of options that you can use to interrupt the behavior, but it is ideal if the dog does not associate the interruption from you
Published on March 11, 2016.

My Dog Will Not Go Into the Crate
If you are currently have a dog that does not like the crate, you can turn it around with training and persistence. Follow the exercises in this article and video to change up your dog's perception of the crate.
Published on March 11, 2016.

My Puppy is Using the Bathroom Inside the Crate
How to stop your dog from peeing and pooping in the crate. Once all medical concerns are ruled out, begin incorporating all of the following protocols until the accidents stop.
Published on March 11, 2016.

What Items You Should Put Inside the Crate
When deciding what to put inside the crate with your dog, you should attempt to make the crate as comfortable as possible while keeping your dog’s safety in mind.
Published on March 11, 2016.

How to Stop your Puppy from Whining in the Crate
Begin implementing these 5 procedures today to stop your puppy from whining and barking in the crate. Listening to your puppy whining and barking in the crate can be all most impossible to ignore. It tugs on your heart strings, causes you frustration, and makes you the target of social ridicule if you live in an apartment setting.
Published on April 20, 2015.

My 2 Favorite Chew Proof Dog Beds
Purchasing a new dog bed for your dog only to witness them destroy it after a few days can be annoying to say the least. I have experimented with a lot of different dog beds over the years. I can tell you there is no such thing as a completely chew proof dog bed, but there are certain beds you can buy that are extremely more durable than others.
Published on March 19, 2015.

9 Crate training Tips to Help your Dog Adjust to the Crate
Crate training has many uses, but it is primarily used as an aid to housebreaking and to prevent destructive behavior
Published on December 31, 2014.

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