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Learning to Lay Down with Your Dog


The fundamental command “down” or “lay down” must be taught to your dog. Ideally, every dog should be able to lie down when asked by their owners. The order “down” can be quite useful when you need your dog to relax in a stressful situation or keep him in a stay position for a long time. It’s also the initial step in a few well-known dog tricks, such the rollover. Thankfully, teaching your dog to “down” is […]

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How To Teach A Puppy To Lay Down

I wanted to show the guardians how to train a puppy to sit and lay down using positive puppy training.

The canine age group that picks things up the fastest is puppies. Don’t be fooled by the puppy’s huge paws or that oh-so-sweet new baby fragrance; the puppy’s intellect is sharp. What’s the best place to start when trying to learn something new with that big, old brain in that little puppy? The basics, of course. For inexperienced puppy parents, getting their pup to sit firmly on the floor with their butt down is usually not too […]

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