Bringing a puppy home is an exciting time, from their cuddles, training them to sit, to playing with them. It’s a fun and busy environment, but it can become a little bit messy if they haven’t been toilet trained. Toilet training is an important element of bringing a puppy home that should be focused on within their first days of being home with you. Establishing a set routine of toileting with you will help to set up your puppy’s future success for toileting behaviour. A crate helps substantially with toilet training, so ensure you’ve read the crate article here before continuing.