Canine Good Citizen and other AKC Titles
Did you know that your dog doesn’t have to be a purebred registered breed to earn titles and ribbons? Join the fun and start with the Canine Good Citizen test or Trick Dog tests!
CGC and trick titles
Canine Good Citizen Title testing $20
The Canine Good Citizen program is a standard for well mannered dogs. The test consists of 10 basic behaviors that prove your dog has a great foundation in its training and is ready to move forward into the sport of your choice or just to be an amazing companion!
-accept a friendly stranger, sit politely for petting, handling of ears and paws
-walking on loose leash, walking calmly through a crowd, calmly approaching another dog
-demonstrating sit, down, stay and recall
-calm reaction to distractions, supervised separation with owner out of sight
Read more about the test items here!
AKC Trick Dog Titles $20
Trick training is one of the most exciting things we can do with our dog. There are 5 title levels from novice to elite performer so there is something for everyone!
It’s easy!! Your dog demonstrates a number of tricks in front of an AKC Evaluator and can earn their title. Be the envy of the party! For a list of accepted tricks click here!
Required Vaccinations for Testing
All dogs must be up to date for their age on rabies vaccine and distemper parvo vaccine. We also recommend speaking to your veterinarian about influenza and bordetella vaccines.
Required Equipment for Testing:
– flat leash (NO RETRACTABLE LEADS)
– flat collar or harness (NO PRONG OR CHOKE CHAINS)
We use positive reinforcement for positive results.
Our training philosophy uses positive reinforcement methods with a science based curriculum to help you build a better bond with your dog.