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How do we become a therapy dog team?



The AKA CGC Certification Test establishes and strengthens the bond between you and your dog while enforcing obedience and good manners. 

Practice Test

The Practice test is not required but is a good evaluation for the the therapy dog team of where they stand in terms of completing the certification test. Testing fee: $10


Prior to the certification test, the pre-test must be taken. Once the pre-test is passed, the therapy dog team can continue on to take the certification test. Testing fee: $25

Certification Test

The last step is to pass the certification test. During this exam, we evaluate you and your dog on completing the outlined tasks.

Testing fee: $75.00

For testing inquiries, email

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