Words & Phrases: Come - How to teach your dog to talk with buttons
"Come" is one of the first words a puppy learns during training, so it is very likely they have some idea of what this word button will mean.
Come: What does this word button mean for my dog?
To your dog, "come" will simply mean "come here." The most novel thing about this word is that it's not only a command given to them—they can also use it to summon you!
Come: How can I teach my dog to say it with recordable buttons?
- Use similar modeling techniques as you did with "play" and "outside."
- Use the button whenever you would normally ask your dog to come to you. This will associate the button with a word they already know.
- Wait for your dog to naturally use the button to summon you after you've been using it to summon them.