S.T.A.R. stands for Socialization, Training, Activity, Responsibility. Similar to Puppy Socialization, the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy class is designed to help you communicate with your puppy and teach him/her some basic skills for happily living in your home and community. At the end of the class, your puppy will be given the AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy examination. For puppies 3 to 12 months of age. Handlers of all ages with instructors’ approval.
Some of the behaviors to be tested include: