Community Canine Classes

  • 1 hour
  • 125 US dollars
  • Harlem Road

Service Description

The AKC Community Canine Classes are for those dogs who have previously attained the Canine Good Citizen Test. The test items for the CCGA are: 1. Dog stands, sits or lies down and waits under control while the owner sits at the registration table and fills out paperwork, or, while the owner sits and has a snack or visits with someone (e.g., at a park). 2. Walks on a loose leash in a natural situation (not in a ring)-does not pull. left and right turn stop fast and slow pace 3. Walks on a loose leash through a crowd. This item is tested in a real crowd, not in a ring. 4. Dog walks past distraction dogs present; does not pull. 5. Sit-stay in small group (3 other people with dogs). Owners and dogs are in an informal group while owners have a conversation. 6. Dog allows person who is carrying something (e.g., purse, computer case, backpack) to approach and pet it. “May I pet your dog?” (Item is put on floor/ground before person pets dog) 7. “Leave it.” Dog walks by food and follows owner instructions, “Leave it.” 8. Down or sit stay (owner’s choice) at a distance. 9. Recall with distractions present (coming when called). Handler goes out 20-ft. (off center) and calls dog. Dog comes past a distractor to return to handler. 10. Dog enters/exits a doorway or narrow passageway (on leash, with owner) in a controlled manner.

Upcoming Sessions

Contact Details

  • 5200 Harlem Road, Galena, OH, USA