Hold a treat, and let your dog smell it.
Bring your hand slowly up over
your dog's head.

Say, “ Sit.”

REWARD/PRAISE for the sit*

**If your dog does not sit- do not give the treat!

-Most dogs will sit if you bring a treat up over their

-Sometimes it is harder to get a small dog to sit- so
keep trying!

-If you find that you getting frustrated or angry- stop,
PUT AWAY the treat, and try again later.
(c) 2012 Barbara Rivera
The Happy Puppy School               Call 1-732-750-2698