Make Your Puppy A STAR

Not all puppy class are created equal. There are many benefits to taking your puppy to a class taught by an AKC certified instructor.

  • Experience - instructors must have minimum amount of years professionally working a variety of breeds
  • Knowledge - must be recommended by collegues and veterinarians
  • Expertise - must pass written test demonstrating mastery of canine behavior and learning theory

STAR Puppy Benefits: When you complete a basic training class taught by an AKC Approved CGC Evaluator with your puppy (up to 1 year old) your puppy is eligible to be enrolled in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program.

  • AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Medal
  • Listed in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy records.
  • A beautiful, frameable certificate designating your puppy is in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy records at AKC