Dogs fascinate and enthral me, and they make me really happy! I feel very lucky to share my life with so many of them.
Ethics are very important to me. When I walk and train I will only use positive reinforcement methods and won’t employ any aversive techniques or dominance theory to modify behaviour. This is not only a moral choice, but an approach that’s irrefutably back up by science as the most effective and efficient way to train dogs.
Also, I strongly believe that training should be affordable for everybody. Initial consultations start at just £15 and I’m very happy to work with you to design programmes that feel right both in their method and affordability.
Along with my natural passion, I’m also committed to learning through The Academy of Dog Trainers, recognised worldwide as ‘The Harvard of Dog Training Schools’. I want to help you and your dogs as much as I can, and I want to learn from the best and most ethical trainers and behaviourists in the world.
As mentioned above I have three dogs myself and they have taught me so much about the subtle behaviour traits of dog. Through their teaching I’ve learnt the importance of: