10 essential skills for every dog

For more information on each point below, visit the AKC website HERE!

  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 down on command and staying in place.
  7. Coming when called.
  8. Reaction to another dog.
  9. Reaction to distraction.
  10. Supervised separation.

Could your dog pass the Canine Good Citizen test?

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