AKC Conformation & Competition


Sarah Owens and her German Shepherd Heidi vom Hause Zehfuss

Zehfuss K-9 Training Center of Lawton, Oklahoma offers professional dog training classes that specialize in AKC Conformation and AKC Competition. By the end of the course, you and your dog will be trained the following:

AKC Competition Companion Dog (CD):*

  • heel on-leash
  • figure eight on-leash
  • stand for examination off-leash
  • heel off-leash
  • recall off-leash
  • long sit (for one-minute with group)
  • long down (for three minutes with group)

*In addition to AKC Companion Dog (CD), Zehfuss K-9 Training Center teaches a variety of AKC Competition lessons. Please contact us to specify which course will best suit you and your dog’s needs.

AKC Conformation:

  • breed standard
  • ring rules
  • ring patterns
  • stacking
  • stacking drills
  • ring movement
  • showing the bite
  • ring generalship

Special Features

Each class is privately taught by Matthias Zehfuss, Certified Dog Behaviorist and Professional Dog Trainer. You can your dog will receive personal, one-on-one attention.

Course Length

Seven 30-minute classes (one class per week)

Prerequisite Classes