What is CGC?
“The Canine Good Citizen Program is a two-part program that stresses responsible pet ownership for owners and basic good manners for dogs. All dogs who pass the 10-step CGC test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club.”
Dogs of all breeds and ages may participate!
Test items for the CGC title include:
- Accepting a friendly stranger
- Sitting politely for petting
- Appearance and grooming
- Out for a walk (loose leash)
- Walking through a crowd
- Sit and Down on cue, and Staying in place
- Coming when called
- Reaction to another dog
- Reaction to distraction
- Supervised separation
More info on the test items can be found HERE.
We can assist you with training beginning through advanced obedience skills and help you earn a CGC title with your dog!
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