Obedience: Lesson 3
How to Teach a Dog to Lay Down
The “down” command is a very useful command for every handler to teach their puppy or dog. Therefore every dog should know how to lay down and relax. In this chapter you will learn what you need the command for as well as why and how you should train the down command.
The down command is one of those needed commands. Because there are times the sit command will not suffice and having your dog down is the only way to get through a tough situation. When you teach the down command with good focus on you it can help you overcome those hard to handle behavior moments.