AKC Canine Good CitizenĀ® Dog Obedience Class


Our obedience package gives your furry friend the very best in training. This 6-week class is designed to help you better communicate with and train your dog. It is designed for dogs 6 months and older and aimed at training you to train your dog. The class emphasizes the essential training commands needed to make your dog a good companion including: politely walking on a loose leash, sit, stand, down, stay, and come when called. Our obedience class also covers problem-solving basics such as:

  • potty training

  • chewing/teething

  • jumping

  • digging

  • barking

  • destructive behavior

  • motion sickness


Our expert instructors will teach you how to use food in training without it becoming a bribe so that your puppy responds reliably whether you have food or not. You will learn how to improve your puppy's focus, speed of recall and length of stays off-leash, at a distance and when distracted.


FREE- AKC Canine Good Citizen certification test for each enrolled pet!!

All dogs who pass the AKC's Canine Good Citizen (CGC) 10-step CGC test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club.

How do I get the CGC as a Title for my dog?
Evaluators will be distributing a new CGC Test/Registration Form (that you receive when your dog passes the CGC test) which includes the option to select one of these two choices:

  1. CGC as a Title. The processing fee is $20. You will receive the CGC certificate, you may use the suffix "CGC" after the dog's name, andCGC will be added to the dog's title record. The dog must be registered or listed with AKC (an AKC number, PAL, or AKC Canine Partners)

  2. CGC certificate only. The processing fee is $8. CGC will not be added to the dog's title record.

All dogs are welcome to participate in the AKC Canine Good Citizen test including purebreds and mixed breeds. *Test must be completed within 1 year of taking the class.


Does your dog constantly jump on you?

Have you always wanted a well trained obedient dog?

Would you like

your dog to be well behaved

                   in your home?                                          

Does your dog eat everything he can get his mouth on?


Would you like to take your dog for a walk without your arm being pulled off?

Walking on a loose leash.
No more barking or jumping when someone is at the door! Use the dog the "Kennel" command instead.

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6 months and older the start date of class.



This class is for six consecutive weekly sessions, unless a break is mentioned. Each session is approximately 60 minutes and will meet on the same day and time each week unless contracted differently.


   Private home lessons - $495

(Group classes will be offered Fall of 2019)



Scheduled Private classes to meet weekly at the client's residence.