AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program
"The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy is an exciting program designed to get dog and owners and their puppies off to a good start. AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program is an incentive program for loving dog owners who have taken the time to take their puppies through a basic training class.
When you complete a basic training class (taught by an AKC Approved CGC evaluator) with your puppy (up to one year old) your puppy is eligible to be enrolled in the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy Program." 1
AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Program
"The AKC Canine Good Citizen (CGC) Program is designed to recognize dogs who have good manners at home and in the community. This rapidly growing nationally recognized program stresses responsible dog ownership for owners and basic training and good manners for dogs. All dogs who pass the ten step CGC test may receive a certificate from the American Kennel Club." 2
1 - American Kennel Club Brochure (AKC S.T.A.R. Program) - GK9S13 (07/17)
2 - American Kennel Club Brochure (AKC Canine Good Citizen Program) - GK9GC1 (07/17)