A. Consistency is key to house breaking. I recommend putting him a schedule and regular bathroom breaks. Also take into consideration when you are feeding him (late at night, right before bed is not ideal). You will want to feed him when you will be able to let him out afterwards. Exercise is always important when you think there may be a behavioral issue involved. A quiet body is a quiet mind. Increase his exercise, take him for a good long walk before bed or when you are leaving. A restless dog will find other ways to keep himself occupied, this can be where bad habits develop. When he goes for bathroom breaks ensure he is outside long enough, many dogs will go out and pee but then they sniff around before deciding its time to poop. Leave him longer and watch his does his business before bringing him back in side. These are just a few tips. Consistency is key. If you need further assistance and training help/tips/ideas or think there may be more to the issue I am available for private consultation as well. Good luck!
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