Therapy Dog Assessment
This assessment is to evaluate a dog's personality and to see if they are a good candidate to begin training for therapy work. Please contact us for scheduling and further details.
Canine Good Citizens Test
Testing for the CGC title. Test days are posted on the calendar and a maximum of 10 dogs are tested per session. Please contact us to be on the list for test day notification.
Canine Good Citizens Prep Class
This six week course is offered twice a year, and prepares dog and handler to pass the AKC's Canine Good Citizen Test. The course covers in detail the requirements and skill sets needed for each part of the test. The test covers 10 points for completion as follows:
1) Accepting a Friendly Stranger
2) Sitting Politely for Petting
3) Appearance and Grooming
4) Out for a Walk (walking on a loose lead)
5) Walking Through a Crowd
6) Sit and Down on Command and Staying in Place
7) Coming when Called
8) Reaction to Another Dog
9) Reaction to Distraction
10) Supervised Three Minute Separation
Class Requirements: Completion of Intermediate level (or trainers permission), for dogs 1 year and older, proof of up to date vaccinations, paper proof of current rabies vaccination. Class spots are limited so please sign up to reserve your spot.