AKC Urban Dog Prep Class

AKC Urban Dog Prep Advanced level class My Best Friend Obedience training in group and private sessions in Woodland Hills, West Hills, Encino, Tarzana, Chatsworth, North Hills, Northridge, Van Nuys, Porter Ranch, Canoga Park, Winnetka, Bell Canyon, Simi Valley, Agoura Hills, Topanga, Lake Balboa, Sunland, Sherman Oaks, Studio CIty, Bel Air, Camarillo, Thousand Oaks, Oxnard, Ventura, Port Hueneme, Moorpark. Agoura Hills, Calabasas, Simi Valley, Santa Clarita, Castaic and Valencia

AKC Urban Dog Prep Class

6 weeks for $149 includes cost of AKC Urban dog testing (must have CGC test already)

Revamped  Life-skills, for dogs living in a human world.  THIS CLASS IS A MUST FOR ALL EMOTIONAL SUPPORT, THERAPY and SERVICE DOGS!  The students had a hand in developing this curriculum! This class is designed for real world encounters!  After learning Beginning, Intermediate, and Advanced level skills, this class is designed prepare you for AKC Urban Dog Testing and complement our other levels!  This will show you the real world application of those AKC CGC / CGC-A skills!

The class will include the following:

  • Addressing the "my dog won't listen when," issues.

  • Stay and Wait, anywhere!

  • Heel Walking on the left, paying attention to your owner, instead of everything else going on.

  • Greeting people on the street (not jumping up) and OTHER DOGS properly (not dragging you to them on leash).

  • Weaning off using rewards and clickers, some of you just skipped over this part;-)

  • Navigating elevators and stairs

  • Proper dog in public etiquette

  • Walking through a crowd without visiting people

  • Not being vocal

  • Not peeing unless released to do so

  • Noisy parking garages!

This is a six (6) week traveling class

First meeting at Pampered Pet Hotel,
week 2 at Encino Town Center,
Week 3 at Tarzana Park,
Week 4 Encino Town Center,
Week 5 The Village in Woodland Hills,
Week 6 at Encino Town Center for Graduation

Most of the Oxnard classes are at The Collection but some may be in Camarillo at Healthy Pet or Oxnard Natural Pet Supply and some at a local park!



Groups are usually held weekly, same day/time/location for the duration of the course. Classes are listed below by START DATE.

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If you do not see a class listed above please Contact Us for future class schedules