AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy® Program

AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy® Program: 13 June – 25 July


Class Meets: Wednesday evenings 6:30 to 7:25


Location: Beltsville

Instructors: Susan von Suhrke & Diane Gilliam


Session Length:  6 classes over 7 weeks (No class on 4th of July!)


Price: $60.00


Class Size Limit:  10 puppies


Orientation Date: Wednesday, 13 June  2018  at 6:30 PM  (No puppies attending)


First Date with Pups: Wednesday, 20 June  2018


*Last Class:  Wednesday, 25 July 2018; AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy® test on that date


*Should severe weather or other problem (i.e. power outage) result in the cancellation of a class, arrangements for an alternate test date will made.


Requirements:   Puppies between the ages of 2 and 5 months of age; current with puppy shots (Rabies vaccination will be required when pup is 4 months old); AKC mandates that  people-aggressive  or dog-aggressive puppies may not participate.


AKC S.T.A.R. Puppy® Program Objectives: To get dog owners and their puppies off to a good start by providing various aspects of 


Socialization”, Training, Activities, Responsibility”


Curriculum:  will include all aspects of the course as outlined on the AKC website, though not necessarily in the same order




For Infosusanvonsuhrke@me.com or phone/text:  410.440.5259