Potty training 101: PAY attention, because that few seconds you are distracted could result in poo on the carpet rather than in the potty. Yes. This happened to me today. I calmly picked her up, placed her on the potty and while I cleaned it up (thank the food & stars for a well formed poo) said poo goes in the potty love. Do you have to potty? She shook her head, I wiped her clean & decided let’s put on a diaper for a bit.