Dink

~AKC Puppy Class

First ribbon on the books!

Maybe you noticed that Dink earned his first ribbon and wondered about this program. To learn more—click here!

20 STEPS To Success: The
AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy®
TEST
OWNER BEHAVIORS:

  1. Maintains puppy’s health (vaccines, exams,
    appears healthy)
  2. Owner receives Responsible Dog Owner’s Pledge
  3. Owner describes adequate daily play and exercise plan
  4. Owner and puppy attend at least 6 classes by an AKC
    Approved CGC Evaluator
  5. Owner brings bags to classes for cleaning up
    after puppy
  6. Owner has obtained some form of ID for
    puppy-collar tag, etc.
    PUPPY BEHAVIORS:
  7. Free of aggression toward people during at least
    6 weeks of class
  8. Free of aggression toward other puppies in class
  9. Tolerates collar or body harness of owner’s choice
  10. Owner can hug or hold puppy (depending on size)
  11. Puppy allows owner to take away a treat or toy
    PRE-CANINE GOOD CITIZEN®
    TEST BEHAVIORS
  12. Allows (in any position) petting by a person other
    than the owner
  13. Grooming-Allows owner handling and brief exam
    (ears, feet)
  14. Walks on a Leash-Follows owner on lead in a straight
    line (15 steps)
  15. Walks by other people-Walks on leash past other
    people 5-ft away
  16. Sits on command-Owner may use a food lure
  17. Down on command-Owner may use a food lure
  18. Comes to owner from 5-ft when name is called
  19. Reaction to Distractions-distractions are presented
    15-ft away
  20. Stay on leash with another person (owner walks
    10 steps and returns)

About OwyheeStar

We are Professional Weimaraner breeders--with forty years experience at raising puppies. For many years, we have focused exclusively on the Weimaraner! If you are considering the Weimaraner, or live with one, we welcome you to sign up to our blog. We sincerely hope you will find the information, the stories, and varied posts insightful (as well as entertaining). To those who live with an OwyheeStar Weimaraner, we send special thanks. We appreciate the photos, the news, and your friendship. Thank you for being a part of the extended OwyheeStar family.

Posted on July 20, 2020, in AKC, Behavior & Training, Bettee X Manfred, Longhair, Longhair Weimaraner, Previous Pup Update, Training and tagged , , . Bookmark the permalink. Leave a comment.

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