Hampton Roads Obedience Training Club

Since 1947

CGC/Therapy Dog

Advanced Basic Obedience/CGC Prep with Fun and Games
During the six week session we will continue basic obedience and emphasize the skills needed to pass the Canine Good Citizenship Test. All skills will be introduced, practiced, and followed up with a little competition and fun. 

Click for AKC CGC Responsible Dog Owner's Pledge 

Prerequisite:  Basic Obedience, your dog must be able to sit, down, stay and walk on a loose leash in the presence of distractions.

Therapy Dog Class
If you are interested in your dog becoming a certified therapy dog, able to visit in nursing homes, hospitals, schools and libraries, this class will prepare you to take one of the therapy dog certification tests: Therapy Dog International (TDI) or Pet Partners. Your dog must be comfortable with being handled by people of all ages and working calmly around other dogs. 
Prerequisite CGC Prep or equivalent. 


**HROTC has 4 AKC approved CGC evaluators, we offer all levels of CGC testing regularly throughout the year.