Whether you have brought home a new puppy or an adult dog, the first thing to teach them is house training.
For some dogs, it did not matter how long they were alone, they eliminated inside no matter what.
There may come a time when your dog is house trained and you may want to allow them more freedom.
Young puppies and adolescent dogs may benefit from a designated spot in the house that is a restricted.
Some dogs enjoy dog parks and some do not.