Dog training

Dog training classes are a great way to socialise your dog and meet other dog owners. Whether your puppy is a beginner, or you have an older dog who needs a refresher class, there's a dog training club to suit you.
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Getting started training your dog

Training your new friend is both fun and rewarding! Once you've decided to own a dog, training should be a priority.

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The Kennel Club Good Citizen Dog Training scheme

The scheme promotes responsible dog ownership. It's open to all dogs, pedigree or crossbreed.

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The Kennel Club Accredited Instructors

Choosing the right dog training instructor is one of the most important decisions you’ll make for your dog.

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Safe and Sound
We can't assume that any dog will be 100% safe with everyone all of the time. This scheme teaches children how to stay safe around dogs.
Safe and Sound
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Find a Club
Whether you're looking for obedience training or want to participate in great dog activities or sports - we can help you find a club that's perfect for you.
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