Why Teach Basic Obedience?

Kate Abbott, Petra Burke & Liz Palika  on Pet Life Radio

Dog training classes have traditionally taught several exercises, including: sit, down, stay, and come. Why are these commands so important? Although they have a relationship with early obedience competition, there is more to it than that. Liz, Petra, and Kate explain how and why these commands and exercises can make life with your dog more enjoyable and safer.