Canine Good Citizen - ISBN 978-159378644-1, Paperback, 2nd Edition

Canine Good Citizen - ISBN 978-159378644-1, Paperback, 2nd Edition

Newly Updated 2nd Edition!

$ 17.99

Canine Good Citizen is the official book of the AKC's Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Program. It presents the 10-step CGC training curriculum, stressing responsible pet ownership and basic good manners for dogs. With the invaluable information found in this guide, dog owners can train their dogs to pass the CGC test with flying colors. The training exercises and tips for handling training problems are helpful to instructors and evaluators as well.

Canine Good Citizen covers the following:

The Need for Canine Good Citizens
Accepting a Friendly Stranger
Sitting Politely for Petting
Appearance and Grooming
Out for a Walk (Walking on a Loose Leash)
Walking Through a Crowd
Sit and Down on Command/Staying in Place
Coming When Called
Reaction to Another Dog
Reaction to Distractions
Supervised Separation


  • Anyone interested in the AKC's Canine Good Citizen Program will find everything they need to to teach their dog and educate themselves.

Why We Like It

Canine Good Citizen gives dog owners the tools they need for the 10-step training program for the Canine Good Citizen Program. The first edition of Canine Good Citizen® won the Training Book of the Year by the Dog Writers Association of America, and this newly expanded edition includes information on new AKC programs for CGC dogs.

Good For

Suitable for all owners of AKC recognized breeds.



Delivery Info

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