Chinese Language Pup Commands

Click on each Chinese word below to see its individual video

走开 zǒu kāi 

Away – the pup responds to this command by moving back from whatever he was investigating or paying attention to.

 靠进 kào jìn

Be Close – given when out walking; the pup that has been lagging too far back will move up to a position closer to master.

 站到我旁边 zhàn dào wǒ páng biān

Stand By Me – used in every activity; the pup responds by stopping his free ranging about and instead comes to a position/posture by masters side.

摘项圈 zhāi xiàng quān

Collar Off – pup responds by lowering his head to allow his collar to be slipped off easily.

戴项圈 dài xiàng quān

Collar On – pup responds by lifting his head, pointing his muzzle up, to allow his collar to be placed on.

趴下 pā xià

Down –  the pup responds by laying down where he is.

找到它 zhǎo dào tā

Find (it) – the pup responds by searching for the item master has designated. Pup locates the item even if it is amongst other similar ones, by searching for his masters scent, which the designated item will have.

坐到前面来 zuò dào qián miàn lái

Front – pup responds by coming to a sit posture directly in front of master and remains until he is instructed otherwise.

狗窝 gǒu wō

Kennel – pup responds by going to his cage, his kennel, or his play mat.

骑 qí

Mount – pup responds by climbing onto back of other pup carefully, and initiating the sexual act. For use when breeding dogs.

玩去吧 wán qù ba

Playtime – a release term; this command lets you know pup that whatever command you were given is now over and the time for commands is over. You are free to relax and do your own thing as a pup.

定住 ding zhù

Settle – usually accompanied with a hand gesture indicating a place; pup responds by going to that place and settling down there, remaining quiet and in that area.

抱抱 bào bào

Snuggle – pup responds by cuddling into master and resting his head on Master.

站起来 zhàn qǐ lái

Stand – pup responds by standing up from whatever other posture he was in.

呆着 dāi zhe

Stay – pup responds by remaining in his current place and location, taking a comfortable position, until released by master issuing another command.

立定 lì dìng

Steady – given when pup is nervous or flustered; pup responds by locking into his position and holding himself steady in it, despite any momentary discomfort.

上去 shàng qù

Up – accompanied by a hand signal (a pat on, or point to a place); pup responds by jumping up or climbing onto the location master has indicated.

看着我 kàn zhe wǒ

Watch Me – an attention getting command, often used before other commands; pup responds by looking at master and keeping his eyes on Sir, giving his master pups full attention.