By Liz Palika, Vetstreet.com
When a normally well-behaved dog starts having "accidents" in the house, something is up. You might feel that your dog is punishing you for something or is just being difficult, but well-behaved dogs don't suddenly urinate in the house without a reason. It's your job to play pet detective to discover what is causing the behavior change.Possible Causes
Here's a rundown of common reasons for a dog to suddenly start house soiling:
1. Changes in the family. A child leaving for college, a birth or death, or a divorce can cause distress in many dogs.
2. Home renovations. Remodeling the house, especially with workmen coming and going, can lead to house-training problems. Even a new carpet with different smells can cause some dogs to leave their scent by urinating on it.
3. Deviations in the daily household routine. Dogs feel secure when the family sticks to the dailyRead More »from 8 Reasons Why Adult Dogs Start Having Accidents in the House