Teaching your dog how to lay down has lots of benefits
Down is a foundation of many other training exercises
Show your dog how to calm down both home and outside
Build a strong bond with your dog by teaching your dog to lay down
There are three fundamental things you'll learn with the Down course
Teach your dog to lay down and stay in the position for some time
Learn how to do a Down in different environments with different distractions
Master Down for longer period of time with a variety of techniques
How long does it take to teach your dog to lay down
We worked with animal behaviourists and trainers to create an easy-to-follow seven-step course. If you only spend ten minutes a day for one week, you'll see improvements.
What do you need to get started with Down training?
As the Down course if one of the fundamental courses, it is really easy to get started. All you need is a quiet room at home with a comfortable surface, a garden or a park nearby and a selection of tasty treats that your dog likes (yum!).