This program will test your puppy (under a year old). 1) Free of aggression toward people/other puppies 2) Tolerates collar, harness etc 3) Puppy allows owner to take away toy/treat 4) Allows petting from strangers 5) Basic grooming (handling feet) 6) Walks on a leash solo or with a group 7) Basic obedience: sit, stay, down, come.
AKC Community Canine
1, Dog stands, sits or lie down and waits for owner 2. Walks on a loose leash 3. Walks through a crowd 4. Walks past distractions without pulling 5. Sits with a group of people around and other dogs 6. No reaction for people carrying objects 7. Ignores food while walking by 8. Long Distance sit or down 9. Recall with distractions 10. Going through a door way without pulling
AKC Canine Good Citizen
**This will lead you and your dog toward becoming a Therapy Dog***
1. Accepting of a friendly stranger 2. Sit politely for petting 3. Appearance & Grooming 4. Walk on leash without pulling 5. Walk through a crowd 6. Sit, Stay & Down in place 7. Come when called 8. No reaction with greeting other animals 9. No reaction with handicapped equipment 10. Supervised separation
AKC Urban Canine Good Citizen
Exit/enter doorways with no pulling in dog friendly buildings. Walk through a crowd on a busy urban sidewalk. Appropriate reaction to city distractions. Crossing the street, Ignore food on sidewalk. A person walks up to you and pets your dog. Being friendly in a public building and have manors. Going Up/Down elevators and stairs and transportation.