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AKC GoodDog! Helpline

AKC GoodDog! Helpline

The AKC GoodDog! Helpline (GDH) is a live telephone subscription service that offers training advice to new puppy owners.

The helpline trainers have been giving helpful advice to new puppy owners for more than four years, and many satisfied owners have learned that good training goes well beyond puppyhood. For the happiest, most well-adjusted dogs, learning never ends, and the AKC helpline is a great value because the one-time cost for a subscription is good for the life of your dog.

The AKC GoodDog! Helpline trainers have many years of experience training dogs — as dog sport and show dog competitors and as family companions. They use positive, reward-based training methods, helping puppy owners with house-training, basic manners, leash walking, and ways to help multiple pets get along with each other.


What you get:
A toll-free number
Knowledgeable trainers
Unlimited number of calls and questions

What will it cost:
One-time fee of $99.99
*A discount is available to enroll for AKC-registered dogs and puppies – contact us for more information!
Any discount will be applied at checkout.

When can I call?:
9 A.M. to 9 P.M. (EST) Monday-Friday
Noon to 6 P.M. (EST) Saturday-Sunday

Contact us for more information!

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Help! My dog is chewing up my house.

Puppy-proof your house by picking up anything that your dog should not have, but could reach.

Teach your dog a “leave it” command and then trade them off for an enticing dog-safe chew toy.

Subscribe to AKC GoodDog!SM Helpline for an individual plan for your dog.