Why should I crate train my dog?

Answer The wild ancestors of domesticated dogs found some sort of hole, den or cave as a secure shelter to live in. This area was only large enough for the wild dog to stand, turn around in and sleep comf... Read More »

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How to Crate Train an Outside Dog?

Crate training provides an effective method of breaking a dog or puppy from eliminating inside the home. Outside dogs may also receive crate training to teach them not to eliminate when placed insi... Read More »

Can you crate train a cat?

On One Hand: Benefits to Crate TrainingThere are many benefits to crate training a cat, according to veterinarian Myrna Milani, BS, DVS. It gives cats their own personal space, helping diminish the... Read More »

Reasons Not to Crate Train Your Dog?

Crate training is an excellent way to get your dog comfortable with small areas and to be able to travel around with your dog. While these benefits make crate training seem like an obvious endeavor... Read More »

Is it possible to crate train an older dog?

On One Hand: All Dogs Can LearnA crate provides a safe place for a dog to be confined, especially during emergencies or if the dog is ill or injured. Crate training is easier with puppies, but most... Read More »