Purpose: Prepare your dog to take the Canine Good Citizen Test.
Course Information: The purpose of the American Kennel Club Canine Good Citizen Test and program is provide a venue to ensure our dogs can be relied upon to be a good citizen of the community. There is no competition for the Canine Good Citizen Test, it is a pass/fail test. However, both purebred and mixed breeds can achieve this title and are often more welcome in public settings. Many working dogs, such as assistance dogs or therapy dogs are required to earn the Canine Good Citizen title. This is a Canine Good Citizen training course. Train your own dog without expensive travel to pass the Canine Good Citizen test. Clicker training is not a prerequisite skill but a positive attitude is! We use all positive training techniques to teach you Canine Good Citizen training. NOTE: Correction-based training methods or equipment are not acceptable in this class.
Required Text: Citizen Canine
This course uses the following special training tools. These need to be purchased by you and can be found online. Please order these prior to taking your first lesson. You can click on the item to find them online.
Cost includes sales tax, shipping and handling. You will be expected to have the materials by the second session. If you are taking the OnDemand Sessions, order now, click HERE to order and specify the class you are taking, and where you want the materials sent.
What you can expect to learn from this course:
- BE PREPARED to pass a Canine Good Citizen test near you.
- Canine Good Citizen training
- The 10 Points included in the AKC Canine Good Citizen Test; some of which are:
- Walking on a loose leash
- Walking through a crowd
- Appropriate reaction to distractions
Instructor: Jan Crary
Course Length: 6 one-hour sessions
Course Fee – $95
Access to this course will expire in 3 months.
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