Animal Welfare Society Event Registration

Canine Good Citizen and Social Skill: February 27 – April 3

Monday, Feb 27, 2017
– Monday, Apr 3, 2017

Time: 6:30pm – 7:30pm

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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 $ 110.00

Registration is closed for this event.

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