She wakes up and cries and howls every 2 hours. she went as long…

She wakes up and cries and howls every 2 hours. she went as long as 6 hours one night but the norm is every 2 hours.
What is the best method / set up for crating so she starts sleeping longer?

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PK Dennis
6 years ago

You can’t expect a 7 week old puppy to sleep through the night – they can’t hold urine that long.  Also, that puppy should be sleeping in a room with members of her pack (that you be you humans).  Since she is so young I suggest she sleep in her crate beside your bed.  When she wakes and fusses (after 3 hours or so) you jump out of bed, take her out to pee, tell her how great she is, then put her right back into the crate.  She will quickly learn that she can pee in the middle of… Read more »