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Dogs that are fully housetrained may suddenly start soiling in the house due to medical conditions or due to stress and anxiety.

If medical conditions are ruled out, examine whether you have recently moved, changed schedules, or are leaving your dog at home for a longer period of time than it is accustomed to.

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Dogs that soil the home continuously or intermittently from the time they were first obtained may not have been properly house trained. "Dogs that are exhibiting an increase in anxiety may begin to eliminate in the home." Dogs that have been previously house trained may begin to soil the home for medical reasons or for behavioral reasons.
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If your dog has started to poop around the house, here are five potential reasons why: Poor housing training: After adopting a new puppy, many pet owners think theyve successfully house trained their dog after they have pooped in the right place a few times in a row. However, this process might take a little longer than you think to be ...
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If your dog poops in a random area of the house, it may be caused by diarrhea or something uncontrollable. However, if your dog keeps on pooping in the same place in the house, one can conclude that your dog has a predilection to defecate in this specific place, such as on a rug, in the bathroom or on the terrace.
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You may want to start with a call to your vet, especially if your dogs stools are loose or if they have diarrhea. This could be a sign of gastroenteritis, when their stomach, small or large...
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Dogs that are fully house-trained may suddenly start soiling in the house due to medical conditions. If medical conditions are ruled out, examine whether you have recently moved, changed schedules, or introduced a new pet or baby to the home. Sometimes, dogs poop and pee due to loss of control when they feel scared or extremely stressed out.
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Pooping in the House in Dogs - Why it Occurs, What to Do, Prevention and Cost
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If your dog has had any recent dietary changes, pooping inside may be the result. If introduced too suddenly, the flora in your pups gut will react differently to new foods, especially cheaper foods that use fillers like corn or wheat.
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If your dog suddenly starts peeing in the house (or other unacceptable places), it could be caused by a urinary tract infection. 1 ? This is one of the most common reasons for inappropriate urination and one of the most frequently seen health problems in dogs. Before you get upset with your dog, go see your vet for an exam and consultation.
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If you have a young dog who hasnt been getting into new foods and isnt in a new environment, their indoor pooping is most likely a medical issue. Unfortunately, bowel incontinence in dogs can be a sign of several health issues, from parasites to bowel cancer.

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