“S.T.A.R.” stands for Socialization, Training, Activity and a Responsible owner.
All the things a puppy needs to have a good life.
Classes include valuable training tips for puppy owners such as potty training, biting or chewing issues, and covers lessons on practical skills for puppies like coming when called.
Puppies can begin training as early as 7 weeks, and they can enroll in AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy at any point up until their first birthday.
At the end of the basic training course the instructor will administer the AKC
||A frame-able AKC S.T.A.R. certificate
||Puppy medal AKC
||Subscription to e-mail newsletter that includes training tips
||Discount enrollment in AKC Companion Animal Recovery,
a 24 hour recovery service if the puppy gets lost
AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy graduates are encouraged to continue working towards the next step in training, AKC’s Canine Good Citizen award. Canine Good Citizen training emphasizes responsible owners and well-mannered dogs.
For more about the AKC STAR Puppy Program visit AKC.ORG
American Kennel Club
S.T.A.R. Puppy Certificate Program
The AKC S.T.A.R.sm Puppy Program rewards responsible owners who take the time to train and socialize their new puppies. The program is the puppy level of the AKC’s Canine Good Citizen® program.
Basic Group Obedience
The AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy package from the American Kennel Club includes: