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8pm: CDTC Puppy Class & AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Exam 6wk class

Such an exciting time having a new puppy come into your lives.  It is very important to start them on a good path with health and wellness.  An important part of that is their mental training and socialization.  We are going to be training you and your puppy on a variety of new skills and behaviors.

Relaxation, Stations, Stay, Down, Socialization, Grooming, Vet Visits, Impulse control. Loose Leash Walking, and play will all be on the agenda.

Week 6 you and your puppy will take an exam given by your instructor who is an AKC evaluator. 

We also encourage you to attend as many of the socialization events we offer during your 6-week training class and beyond.  These events are designed for you and your puppy to experience a variety of safe and new stuff.  We have wobble boards, tunnels, obstacles to climb on and go under, station for nose work and more.

AKC STAR Puppy Exam Requirements
  1. Maintains puppy's health (vaccines, exams, appears healthy)
  2. Owner receives Responsible Dog Owner's Pledge
  3. Owner describes adequate daily play and exercise plan
  4. Owner and puppy attend at least 6 classes by an AKC Approved CGC Evaluator
  5. Owner brings bags to classes for cleaning up after puppy
  6. Owner has obtained some form of ID for puppy-collar tag, etc
  7. Puppy is free of aggression towards people during at least 6 weeks of class
  8. Puppy is free of aggression toward other puppies in class
  9. Tolerates collar or body harness of owner's choice
  10. Owner can hug or hold puppy
  11. Puppy allows owner to take away a treat of toy
  12. Allows (in any position)petting by a person other that the owner
  13. Grooming-Allows owner handling and brief exam (ears, feet)
  14. Walks on a leash-Follows owner on lead in a straight line
  15. Walks by other people
  16. Sits on command
  17. Down on command
  18. Comes when called 
  19. Comfortable with Distracting noises and objects
  20. Stays on a leash with another person.

Monday, September 27, 2021, 8:00 PM until 9:00 PM
Charleston Dog Training Club
7644 Southrail Road, Suite 300A
North Charleston, SC  29420
Additional Info:
Denise Miller
Registration is closed - Event is full
Payment In Full In Advance Only
DHLPP or DHPP and Rabies once they are old enough are required. You can email a copy to the instructor or bring them with you
Available Slots:
No Fee