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My JRT Can't Be Housebroken!

Posted by:  Jeannine
Category:   House Breaking
Posted on:  August 15, 2001 at 16:02:27


We have 2 JRT sisters. They are just over a year old. Sierra has been housebroken almost from the very start and has only had a few accidents since we got them in September. Sonoma, on the other hand, doesn't seem to understand going indoors and especially in the crate is unacceptable. She both urinates and deficates - especially in the crate! We have tried restricting the crate even further, we always praise/reward when she goes outside, we've tried restricting water, changing feeding times. We also always wash and deordorize but we can't seem to get through to her. What is the problem?! I need lots of help because we are going through a lot of paper towels and detergent!