Is it OK to let puppy sleep outside of crate? Puppies should be crated for the reasons discussed, but once <a href="https://ru.wikipedia.org/wiki/C@>40_A>10:)”>they are old enough and well-trained enough to sleep outside the crate, as long as your dog doesn’t disrupt your sleep or doesn’t get into any trouble around the house, there really aren’t any wrong choices.
How do I transition my dog from his crate to bed? To teach this command, simply lure your dog into the bed with a treat and give him the verbal cue of your choice like “go settle”. It doesn’t matter if he is standing or lying down yet. Repeat this a couple of times and then ask your dog to lie down o the bed.
When should I move my dog out of the crate? Active or destructive dogs should be at least a year old before starting this training. Your dog has to have 2 solid months of sleeping through the night in his crate peacefully before you consider having him sleep outside the crate.
Is crating a dog at night cruel? It is not cruel to crate a dog at night as long as he is properly crate trained, enjoys being in his crate, has had plenty of out-of-crate time during the day, and was given a potty break before going to sleep.