A person or animal needs care and attention. When taught any command the subject picks it up and follows it for his or her own good. A very important command a dog should know is ‘stay’. Not only can this command stop him from doing something dangerous like running into the street, it can calm him down in a strange place. Firstly tell him to ‘sit’. Hold him in the sitting position, repeating the word ‘stay’. Praise him with a treat, all the time ensuring that he stays seated. Prepare to administer lessons to your dog repeatedly. Most dogs will not pick up a new command with just one or two tries. Sometimes it is helpful to focus on one or two commands a day so that through the sessions the commands get solidly imprinted in the dog’s memory. Just like playing a sport, pet training is a skill that takes time to develop. Everyone has their own style and it may take some while to train the pet keeping it in Dog Forum.
When choosing a new dog for the household, it is a good idea to do some research on different breeds of dogs. It will help the person to choose a breed that will suit the person and his life style for years to