RESOURCES FOR ADDITIONAL TRAINING
REGISTERED THERAPY DOG

If you are interested in becoming a therapy dog team and would like to learn more on how to obtain your therapy registration, 
​please click on the Alliance logo or you can visit
https://www.therapydogs.com/members-therapy-dogs/

​READING EDUCATION ASSISTANCE DOG (R.E.A.D.)

​The mission of the R.E.A.D. program is to improve the literacy skills of children through the assistance of registered therapy teams as literacy mentors. To learn more, please click on the R.E.A.D. logo or you can visit http://www.therapyanimals.org/Read_Team_Steps.html



AKC- CGCA
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AKC Community Canine is the advanced level of AKC's Canine Good Citizen (CGC) program. As with CGC, AKC Community Canine has a 10-step test of skills that dogs must pass to earn the official AKC Community Canine title. This is a title that appears on the dog's title record at AKC
To learn more on how to obtain your CGCA, please click on the logo or visit
http://www.akc.org/dog-owners/training/akc-community-canine/test-items/


AKC- CGC

The AKC's Canine Good Citizen program is recognized as the gold standard for dog behavior. In CGC, dogs who pass the 10 step CGC test can earn a certificate and/or the official AKC CGC title. Dogs with the CGC title have the suffix, "CGC" after their names.
To learn more on how to obtain your CGC, please click on the logo or visit
http://www.akc.org/dog-owners/training/canine-good-citizen/


AKC- TRICK DOG NOVICE (1st level)

The AKC's Trick Dog Program is something new that has been added. With 4 levels to go through, it is something fun and exciting to do with your dog. To learn more on how to obtain your trick dog titles, please click on the logo or visit http://www.akc.org/about-trick-dog/


AKC- URBAN CGC

The AKC's Urban Canine Good Citizen program requires that the dog demonstrate CGC skills and beyond in an urban setting.As with Canine Good Citizen, AKC Urban CGC has a 10-step test of skills that dogs must pass to earn the official AKC Urban CGC title. To learn more on how to obtain your CGC, please click on the logo or visit http://www.akc.org/dog-owners/training/urban-canine-good-citizen/about-cgcu/


U PCOMING TEST ​​

AKC- TRICK DOG
​INTERMEDIATE
​(2nd level)