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The Resource Citizen canine : ten essential skills every well-mannered dog should know, Mary R. Burch

Citizen canine : ten essential skills every well-mannered dog should know, Mary R. Burch

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Citizen canine : ten essential skills every well-mannered dog should know
Title
Citizen canine
Title remainder
ten essential skills every well-mannered dog should know
Statement of responsibility
Mary R. Burch
Creator
Contributor
Subject
Language
eng
Summary
Inside Citizen Canine, you'll learn about: The ten test items of the CGC [Canine good citizen] test and how to teach your dog the skills needed to pass them; [accepting a friendly stranger; sitting politely for petting; appearance and grooming; walking on a loose leash; walking through a crowd; sit and down on command and staying in place; coming when called; reaction to another dog or distractions; supervised separation). The book reviews aspects of the AKC CGC Responsible Dog Owner's Pledge suggests training resources. The author describes opportunities that might follow the program for CGC graduates, including competition, therapy dog work, and American Kennel Club possibilities. An apendix lists CGC evaluators by State
Cataloging source
DLC
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Burch, Mary R
Dewey number
636.7/0887
Illustrations
illustrations
Index
index present
LC call number
SF431
LC item number
.B927 2009
Literary form
non fiction
http://library.link/vocab/relatedWorkOrContributorName
American Kennel Club
http://library.link/vocab/subjectName
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
  • Dogs
Label
Citizen canine : ten essential skills every well-mannered dog should know, Mary R. Burch
Instantiates
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "An official training publication of the American Kennel Club."
  • "Canine good citizen"--Cover
  • "More than 500,000 dogs trained"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The need for canine good citizens -- CGC test item 1: Accepting a friendly stranger -- CGC test item 2: Sitting politely for petting -- CGC test item 3: Appearance and grooming -- CGC test item 4: Out for a walk (walking on a loose leash) -- CGC test item 5: Walking through a crowd -- CGC test item 6: 'Sit' and 'Down' on command/staying in place -- CGC test item 7: Coming when called -- CGC test item 8: Reaction to another dog -- CGC test item 9: Reaction to distractions -- CGC test item 10: Supervising separation -- The AKC CGC Responsible Dog Owner's Pledge -- Finding CGC training and testing near you -- Before and after CGC -- Special applications of the CGC program -- How the AKC helps every dog owner -- Appendix: CGC evaluators (past and present) acknowledged for the 20th anniversary of CGC
Control code
ocn428823314
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781593786441
Lccn
2009028847
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
828182864414
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o436026637
  • (OCoLC)428823314
Label
Citizen canine : ten essential skills every well-mannered dog should know, Mary R. Burch
Publication
Note
  • Includes index
  • "An official training publication of the American Kennel Club."
  • "Canine good citizen"--Cover
  • "More than 500,000 dogs trained"--Cover
Carrier category
volume
Carrier category code
  • nc
Carrier MARC source
rdacarrier
Content category
text
Content type code
  • txt
Content type MARC source
rdacontent
Contents
The need for canine good citizens -- CGC test item 1: Accepting a friendly stranger -- CGC test item 2: Sitting politely for petting -- CGC test item 3: Appearance and grooming -- CGC test item 4: Out for a walk (walking on a loose leash) -- CGC test item 5: Walking through a crowd -- CGC test item 6: 'Sit' and 'Down' on command/staying in place -- CGC test item 7: Coming when called -- CGC test item 8: Reaction to another dog -- CGC test item 9: Reaction to distractions -- CGC test item 10: Supervising separation -- The AKC CGC Responsible Dog Owner's Pledge -- Finding CGC training and testing near you -- Before and after CGC -- Special applications of the CGC program -- How the AKC helps every dog owner -- Appendix: CGC evaluators (past and present) acknowledged for the 20th anniversary of CGC
Control code
ocn428823314
Dimensions
22 cm
Extent
256 pages
Isbn
9781593786441
Lccn
2009028847
Media category
unmediated
Media MARC source
rdamedia
Media type code
  • n
Other control number
828182864414
Other physical details
color illustrations
System control number
  • (Sirsi) o436026637
  • (OCoLC)428823314

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