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Q. How can I get my 5 mths Lab to stop urinating in her kennel?

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A. You will need to examine the size of the kennel and feeding/drinking times in relation to when she is crated. The kennel may be a bit too large. It should be just big enough for her to stand up and turn around in but not too much extra space that would allow her to urinate. She should also have water withheld for 1-2 hours before crating and be let out to potty immediately prior to being crated. Also, she should not be crates for more than 6 hours. Lastly, you may want to consider checking with the vet for UTI.

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