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Title:
Citizen canine : ten essential skills every well-mannered dog should know
Author:
Burch, Mary R.
Personal Author:
Publication Information:
Irvine, Calif. : Kennel Club Books, [2010]

©2010
Physical Description:
256 pages : color illustrations ; 22 cm
Summary:
Inside Citizen Canine, you'll learn about: The ten test items of the CGC [Canine good citizen] test and how to teach your dog the skills needed to pass them; [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 and staying in place; coming when called; reaction to another dog or distractions; supervised separation). The book reviews aspects of the AKC CGC Responsible Dog Owner's Pledge suggests training resources. The author describes opportunities that might follow the program for CGC graduates, including competition, therapy dog work, and American Kennel Club possibilities. An apendix lists CGC evaluators by State.
General Note:
Includes index.

"An official training publication of the American Kennel Club"-- t.p.

"Canine good citizen"--Cover.

"More than 500,000 dogs trained"--Cover.
Language:
English
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ISBN:
9781593786441
Format :
Book