Given Dougs post this AM, I thought this would be a good time to submit this.
The dog is not alloud in the house.
Okay the dog is alloud in the house, but only in certain rooms.
The dog is alloud in all rooms, but has to stay off the furniture.
The can get on the old furniture only.
Fine, the dog is alloud on all the furniture, but is not alloud to sleep with the humans in bed.
Ok, the dog is alloud on the bed, but only by invatation.
The dog can sleep on the bed when ever he wants but not under the covers.
The dog can sp under the covers by invatation only.
The dogs can sleep under the covers every night.
Humans must ask permission to sleep under the covers with the dog.