A variety of classes and events to suit all dogs and their families

  • 3 Levels of puppy education starting with Puppy Start Right followed by the APDT Good Companion Award Scheme at Puppy & Foundation levels.

  • Talking Dogs Rally workshops & classes with an affiliated trainer

  • Clicker training from Karen Pryor Certified Training Partner

  • A variety of one day and weekend workshops some with notable guest trainers.  Workshops to date have included scentwork, gundog work, clicker training, canine murder mystery events, Telling Touch with some new ones for 2016/17.

  • 1:1 Training -  a private appointment in your own home to work on specific training needs of for dogs who find working in a group environment stressful


FULL DETAILS of dates can be found on our WHAT's ON Page

Puppy Start Right Course
for young puppies 8 - 20 weeks
APDT Good Companion Puppy
our level 2 course for older puppies
APDT Good Companion Foundation
for graduates of the APDT Puppy Course
Talking Dogs Rally
Foundation workshops and club days
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Puppy Start Right Course

for young puppies 8 - 20 weeks