Animal Welfare Society Event Registration

Canine Good Citizen and Social Skill: March 26 – May 7

Sunday, Mar 26, 2017
– Sunday, May 7, 2017

Time: 4:00pm – 5:00pm

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Over the six-week course, your dog will prepare for the ten-point AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) certification test. Dogs learn advanced commands and practice positive behaviors such as walking through a crowd, accepting a friendly stranger and positively reacting to another dog.


  • Dogs must be up to date with vaccinations including rabies and have a current license with the town of residence.

  • One primary instructor is required.

  • Classes are held indoors if it’s raining and during winter months.


• One hour of class time
• Preparation for taking the AKC CGC test
• Accepting a friendly stranger
• Sitting politely for petting
• Appearance and grooming
• Walking on a loose leash
• Walking through a crowd
• Sit and Down on command / Staying in place • Come when called
• Reaction to another dog
• Reaction to distractions
• Supervised separation


• 4 to 6 foot leash
• Buckle collar or slip collar
• Rewards

Event Location

Animal Welfare Society
46 Holland Road
Kennebunk, Maine 04043

Event Fees:

AKC Canine Good Citizen $ 120.00

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Registration Fees



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There is a $25 service fee for registration cancellation, if you cancel more than 7 days from the start of the class. If you have to cancel less than one week prior to the start of the program, all fees are non-refundable and will result in a donation of the total fee to AWS. If AWS has to cancel a program, the we will issue a full refund. Note: Classes may be cancelled due to low enrollment.