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.
You and your dog may walk for the same reasons or different reasons.
If your barking dog sounds upset when you are home, go to your dog and see what is upsetting them.
Not all barking occurs for the same reason. Nor do all barks sound the same.
Pay close attention to any signs or clues of anxiety when practicing your departures.
It is important to practice departures prior to heading back into the office full-time.