Event Phone: 510 845-7735, ext. 215

About the Test

This is the test for dogs to obtain the American Kennel Club (AKC) Canine Good Citizen (CGC) certification. All those who pass will receive a certificate from American Kennel Club, and will be entitled to wear the CGC insignia. This is a must for potential service and therapy dogs.

More information about the CGC test and its requirements here

Test Requirements

Recommended for dogs (mixed or purebred) over 4 months of age who are prepared to take the test. Your dog should be adequately trained to perform the requirements without food rewards, reprimands or corrections and current with all core vaccinations.

You are welcome to register more than one dog, but every dog must have an individual handler. If you have questions, please contact trainthebay@berkeleyhumane.org or call 510-845-7735, ext 215.

*All tests are suspended  until further notice.


Don’t see a class that works for your schedule? Contact Train the Bay to get on a waitlist!
  • Canine Good Citizen Test: July 18
    July 18, 2018
    8:00 pm - 11:00 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2113T: October 10
    September 19, 2018
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2121T: October 24
    October 24, 2018
    6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2136T: November 20
    November 20, 2018
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2141T: December 22
    December 22, 2018
    2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2179T: March 5. 8:00 pm
    March 5, 2019
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2194T: April 3, 8:00 pm
    March 27, 2019
    6:45 pm - 7:45 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2202T: April 20, 3:00 PM
    April 20, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2218T: May 18, 8:00 PM
    May 18, 2019
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2264T: August 31, 3:00 PM
    August 31, 2019
    3:00 pm - 4:00 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2289T: October 5, 4:30 PM
    October 5, 2019
    4:30 pm - 5:30 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2293T: November 2, 4:00 PM
    November 2, 2019
    4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Canine Good Citizen Test 2328T: December 18, 8:00 PM
    December 18, 2019
    8:00 pm - 9:00 pm

Venue:  

Address:
2700 Ninth Street, Berkeley, California, 94710, United States