AKC’s Canine Good Citizen program

AKC’S CANINE GOOD CITIZEN PROGRAM

ABOUT CANINE GOOD CITIZENThe AKC 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. Many dog owners choose Canine Good Citizen training as the first step in training their dogs. The Canine Good Citizen Program lays the foundation for other AKC activities such as obedience, agility, tracking, and performance events. As you work with your dog to teach the CGC skills, you’ll discover the many benefits and joys of training your dog. Training will enhance the bond between you and your dog.

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AKC CGC Test 1

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test2: Sitting politely for petting

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test3: Appearance and grooming

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test4: Out for a walk (walking on a loose lead)

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test5: Walking through a crowd

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test6: Sit and down on command and Staying in place

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test7: Coming when called

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test8: Reaction to another dog

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test9: Reaction to distraction

AKC Canine Good Citizen Test10: Supervised separation

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