Does your Dog Speak Spanish? Pet Commands in 5 Languages.

November 27, 2012 / by Rachel Reardon


What’s the best way to look super cool at the dog park? Telling Sparky to "stay" in five different languages of course.

 Give these commands a try:

Sientate (sit)
Echate (down)
Quieto (stay)
Aqui (come)

Assis (sit)
Couché (down)
Attend (stay)
Viens (come)

Sitz (sit)
Platz (down)
Bleib (stay)
Hier (come)

Seduta (sit)
Terra (down)
Resta (stay)
Vieni (come)

Brazilian Portuguese
Senta (sit)
Deita (down)
Fica (stay)
Vem (come)

What language does your pet speak?

Topics: Language Learning and Culture

Rachel Reardon

Written by Rachel Reardon

Rachel works with some of the coolest marketers, designers, and writers around to help Mango look and sound its best. She loves bold colors, old books, the Montréal metro, and Star Trek. She has conflicting feelings about the Oxford comma.

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