Do you want to teach your puppy or adult dog to lie down when asked? Lying down on command is a foundational behavior that all dogs should willingly perform, as it is key to ensuring a well-behaved canine in the home. There are three main strategies for teaching a down that work for even the most reluctant of canines. Watch to find the best way to teach your dog to do a down when asked — and to stay there in a relaxed manner once in position.

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