Housebreaking is the bane of puppyhood for most dog owners, and no magic recipe will allow you a “Get out of jail FREE” card. It requires a tremendous amount of work with due diligence and an unwavering commitment on your part to get the job done. In short, you will have to earn the ability to leave your dog unattended and cage free without fearing you will come home to a mess. Nevertheless, I have provided you with a path to follow, one that will take you and your dog to where housebreaking resides. On your journey, the road will take you to the tops of mountains and the valleys below. It may become rough and rock strewn in some areas while remaining smooth in others. However, if you keep to the path and follow the ten steps posted along the way, you will successfully reach your goal.