AKC Title Testing
AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy
6 wk Program + Test - $250
This is a 6 week program, completed in person in a group setting. The program is designed to teach you how to communicate with your puppy, provide proper socialization, answer puppy raising questions, show you how to effectively teach practical skills such as come when called, and many other basic obedience commands and puppy manners. At the end of the course, the S.T.A.R. Puppy test will be administered. Upon passing the test, you will receive a form to send into the AKC, who will then send you a lovely certificate and puppy medal for display, as well as listing you and your puppy in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy records. Contact us and speak to a trainer about participating in this class.
AKC Urban CGC Title
Test Only - $100
"AKC Urban CGC is a title in the Canine Good Citizen family of awards and titles that also include AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy, Canine Good Citizen and AKC Community Canine.
AKC Urban CGC requires that the dog demonstrate CGC skills and beyond in an urban setting. As with Canine Good Citizen, AKC Urban CGC has a 10-step test of skills that dogs must pass to earn the official AKC Urban CGC title. This is a title that appears on the dog’s title record at AKC." - AKC
The CGC test must be complete before you may test for the Urban CGC.
Please contact us and talk to a trainer to see if your dog qualifies to take this title test, to schedule your test, or to inquire about lessons to prepare for the test.
AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC)
Test Only - $50
6wk program + Test - $300
"CGC is a ten-skill training program that’s open to all dogs–purebred and mixed breed–that focuses on teaching the basics of good manners and obedience, instilling the values of responsible ownership, and strengthening the bond between you and your dog at home and out in the community." -AKC
Anyone can schedule with us to attempt the this test, even without training with our facility. You are allowed to train your own dog by yourself, with us, or with any other trainer.
We also offer a 6 week group lessons program designed to prepare you and your dog to pass the test which will be given at the end of the 6 week program.
Contact us to talk with a trainer about scheduling your class or test.
AKC Virtual Home Manners Title Test
Test Only - $25
This title tests 10 home manner skills. There are 2 options for taking this title test. The first, the owner can film their test attempt and provide a link for the evaluator. The evaluator may then view the video. The second, a Zoom or other video call may be scheduled with the evaluator to take the test live.
Contact us to schedule your test or to inquire about lessons!
AKC Community Canine Title Test
Test Only - $100
This title is the advanced version of the CGC. You must have the CGC before you can test for CCGC. You may take both tests on the the same day. Click the video link to see this test in action so you may determine if you think you and your dog ready. If you would like to having some extra help preparing for this title test you may schedule private lessons or ask if there are group lessons in which you may participate. You may train your dog by yourself, with us, or with another trainer.
Contact us to schedule your title test or to request information about training.
AKC Trick Dog Titles
Test Only - $50
Novice (TKN), Intermediate (TKI), Advanced (TKA), Performer (TKP), and Elite Performer (TKE) are all titles in the category. You may test live virtually or in person.
Contact us to talk with a trainer about scheduling your test.