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3 Month old puppy potties in her sleep!

kristie
June 28th, 2004, 06:49 PM
Hello. Hope someone out there can help me. I have a 3 month old Yorkshire Terrier. I have noticed a couple of times now when she wakes up from a nap she has urinated in her sleep. I take her out all the time since I am trying to potty train her. Not quite there yet though. Anyhow I have noticed twice she has been wet after sleeping. Anyone been through this before? Could it possibly be a urine infection? She is now on Tresaderm for bacteria infection in her ears. Hope someone can help. Than you in advance!

rebel24
June 28th, 2004, 06:54 PM
could it be that she sleeps so hard so does not relieze she has to go? what has your vet said about this?

kristie
June 28th, 2004, 07:00 PM
Haven't taken her there yet. Just happened on Saturday and now the 2nd time today (Monday) that I noticed. I have had her to the vet so many times for other things they might think I am neurotic (spelling?). Think I will have to call tomorrow though. Guess if they are sick of me...so what....they get paid. Thank you!

LavenderRott
June 28th, 2004, 07:57 PM
You need to get her to a vet and have her checked for a urinary tract infection. If not treated, she may become incontinent.

My mom has a yorkie that gets bladder infections easily.