DIRECTORYRegion: South East
33 Oakhill Road, Horsham, West Sussex, RH13 5SD, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONI run canine and feline behaviour consultations and one to one training sessions in London, Surrey and West Sussex.
My puppy socialisation and training classes are held in Redhill, Surrey and Chelsea, London on Saturdays. Beginner training classes are held in Redhill, Surrey.
- Behaviour consultations for separation related disorders, excessive barking, aggression, house soiling and nervous behaviours.
- Puppy classes and one to one puppy training sessions - Help with toilet training, chewing and biting and all aspects of owning a puppy and basic training e.g. walking nicely on a lead and coming when called in the park.
- One to one adult dog training and beginners classes - to help with teaching dogs general obedience like walking nicely on the lead and to come back when called in the park.
I have been working with dogs for over 20 years. First as a Veterinary Nurse and then working full time in canine behaviour and training. I am also a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT).
Beverley Saucell BSc (Hons)
Twickeham, Greater London, Middlesex, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONPuppy and adult dog training classes run in west London using fun and motivational reward-based techniques.
One-to-one training at your home or an outdoor location specifically tailored to all breeds and needs.
Behavioural consultations for both cats and dogs and only on referral from vets.
Cheryl Harwood DipCABT (QCF Level 4), ACAI
Dogs Behaving Badly, PO Box 808, Broadbridge Heath, Horsham, West Sussex, RH12 9DZ, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONI passed the COAPE Higher Diploma Year 1, The Principles in Companion Animal Behaviour and Training DipCABT (QCF Level 4)in 2016 with a Grade A Distinction, having previously acquired the Level 3 Diploma in 2006.
This is a great way for me to provide initial training/help and advice for new puppy owners, help with specific training issues (eg, recall, jumping up, toilet training, etc), and to help a new rescue dog settle into your home.
This is on veterinary referral only and is for problems such as fear/nervousness, aggression, separation issues, obsessive compulsive behaviours, etc.
These are every Wednesday evening in central Horsham, West Sussex. Only positive, kind, reward-based methods are used. I offer, Puppy training and socialisation, beginners courses, and Progression courses.
All training is kind, fair and reward-based (ie, no aversive methods are used). I also do clicker training.
Please visit the Dogs Behaving Badly website for more details.
Clare Hemington DipCAPBT
Shorehill, Long Mill Lane, Plaxtol, Sevenoaks, Kent, TN15 0QS, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONClare is a cat-specific Behaviourist who runs a Cat Behaviour Practice offering consultations in owners home in the South East of England as well as consultations by telephone or Skype worldwide.
Prior to this she had the privilege of spending seven years working with a world-class cat behaviourist and author. In 2013 she attained her Behaviourist accreditation with Distinction.
Before specialising in cat behaviour Clare spent several years working with animal charities, local rescue centres and catteries which reinforced her awareness of the importance of education in relation to cat health and well-being.
Clare will treat behaviours including house soiling; urine spraying; aggression; anxiety and any other behaviour that conflicts with the owner's expectations. She is committed to improving the situation for owners and their cats on a long term basis.
Three Chimneys Cottage, Linch Road, Redford, West Sussex, GU29 0QF, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONCorrine owns and runs ForPaws, a friendly, professional and reliable pet care business operating in Surrey, Hampshire and West Sussex. We offer dog walks, cat sitting, puppy training classes and private training and behaviour services.
Our puppy classes are designed to give owners the best possible start to life with their new puppy and end with the final class taking place in the owner's home to tailor the training to their lifestyle.
We also offer a range of private training, including a puppy home training course to fit around busy families and private training walks, where Corrine will work with a dog on a 121 basis.
We specifically cover Guildford, Godalming, Haslemere, Liphook, Hindhead, Midhurst and the surrounding areas.
Corrine is a member of the APDT (01181) and has completed the first year of the COAPE Diploma in 2014, passing at distinction (87%) and has just completed the Year 2 diploma and is awaiting confirmation of her awarded grade.
Dave Brice Dip Cabt (qcf-level 5), Capbt, IMDTB
6 Burnham Road,, Norfolk Creake, Norfolk, NR21 9JP, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONI have worked full time in Canine Behaviour modification and Training for the past 11 years, both in a Rescue and private client environment.
I worked as a educational consultant for COAPE for five years and now provide educational, CPD and training services to different companies including course writing, presentation and training whilst still working as a full time canine behaviourist. I also present seminars at a national level in all aspects of canine behaviour.
All behaviour consultations are carried out to highest level of professionalism and include ongoing follow up and guidance to help the owners as they progress with the modification programme.
Denise Nuttall M.Res, B.Sc (hons) Applied Animal Behaviour
10 Maple Drive, Ferndown, Dorset, BH22 9ST, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONI provide a supportive,professional and affordable dog behaviour counselling service. We offer a range of classes to support you through the process of improving your dog's behaviour as well as ongoing one to one support after the consultation.
Puppy Training classes and ongoing classes all the way up to the highest levels of obedience training if required, all done for fun!
Aggressive dog rehabilitation provided in an outdoor class environment ensuring that dogs are worked safely and within their limitations, ensuring ongoing progress in social behaviour with other dogs.
Outdoor classes enabling clients to educate their dogs in a real life enviornment not just the confines of an indoor environment.
Fun and games with zero impact agility elements combined with obedience, making all classes (indoor and outdoor) great fun for dogs and owners alike!
Hackney, London, E8, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONI specialize in cat cases, covering all types of problem, including soiling, scratching, inter-cat problems, aggression, and other annoying behaviours. I use a holistic approach to find solutions that work for individual animals and their owners. All methods used are kind, positive and force-free.
I also take dogs for 1 to 1 basic training and some behaviour problems.
Available for pre-cat/kitten preventative/planning consultations.
Available for talks.
I have had cats for over 25 years. I currently have a family of 5 (stray mum and her 4 adult offspring who were born on my bed)
After 7 years working as a cat sitter and dogwalker, I’ve looked after and got to know large numbers of cats and dogs: probably well into 3 figures now. I’ve also met all kinds of people in all kinds of homes.
Though based in Hackney/Islington, I will consider travelling further.
Heli Reynolds RVN Dip CABT (QCF - Level 5) MBVNA
Challock, Kent, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONBehaviour & Training for Dogs, Cats & Rabbits
Based in Kent, near Ashford, Canterbury & Whitstable.
All areas of Kent covered. Available by appointment in West Sussex/Surrey/London.
Group Training classes for puppies, adult dogs and rescue - beginner and progression levels.
'Life Skills for Puppies' training classes & socialisation.
Fun agility classes
'Reactive dog' support groups
Indoor and outdoor facilities (Based between Canterbury-Ashford-Faversham)
Behaviour consults following veterinary referral.
Clinic or Home Consultations Available
Over 10 years experience working with animals. Has been in veterinary practice for over 10 years. Registered veterinary nurse with advanced diploma in companion animal behaviour & training - level 5. Holds a certificate in human counselling skills.
Facebook page -- @petperfectionbehaviour
Contact for more information.
Jackie Braggs BSc(Hons) DipCABT (RQF Level 5)
Wokingham, Berkshire, RG40 2NP, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONCat behaviour consultations
Dog behaviour consultations
1-2-1 training in your home or out and about - puppies/ dogs/ cats
Janetta Smith - Dip CABT & BA Hons Psychology
16 Leslie Close, Eastwood, Leigh-on-Sea, Essex, SS9 5NP, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONHelp & Advice with All Canine & Feline Behaviour Problems
(e.g. Excessive Vocalisation/Barking, Aggression, House Soiling, Destructiveness & Chewing, Separation Anxiety Related Disorders, Nervousness & Phobias).
One to One Dog Training
(e.g. Help with Lead Walking & Control, Obedience Training & Socialisation).
Temperament Testing New/Rescue Dogs & Puppies
(e.g. Thinking of getting a new puppy/dog? Need to know if the dog is suitable to both you and your family).
Pet Nutritionist - Advice & Help with Diet/Food
Adviser & Consultant - Legal Cases, Radio, TV and Media Companies
Pet Bereavement Counselling Service Available
wood lea, 23 avon avenue, avon castle, ringwood, Hampshire, bh24 2bq, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONPrivate tuition for dogs of all ages, puppies from 8 weeks. Private indoor and outdoor facilities plus a variety of well trained dogs to interact with for socialisation.
Behaviour cases seen on veterinary referral only. Dogs only.
Jo Crawford DipCABT, My Dog - Sussex
121, ROCKS PARK ROAD, East Sussex, TN22 2BD, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONI cover most of East and West Sussex, plus parts of Kent and Surrey, working with dogs in relation to companion dog and puppy obedience training and resolution of behavioural problems. I also deal with cat behaviour issues and have worked with house pigs.
As a former RSPCA Inspector I continue to work closely with the RSPCA kennels at Brighton. Consequently, working with re-homed rescue dogs and their new owners has become a bit of a specialism!
I offer Behaviour Change counselling, One to One training and small group Classes for both puppies and adult dogs.
Jo Scott RVN, QTLS, DipCABT, CABP,
5 Littlefield Lane, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP5 5NP, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONCat and Dog behaviour cases seen on veterinary referral only, covering Dorset, Hants and Wilts
Individual and class training, puppy socialisation.
Hydrotherapist training courses
Also available for lectures and talks on animal behaviour and training, and animal first aid.
Great Central Avenue, Ruislip, Middlesex, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONOne to One training sessions
Home behaviour Consultations for Cats and Dogs
Puppy/Basic Training Courses
15 Broadwater Close, Woking, Surrey, GU21 5TW, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONVet referrals only for behavioural work. Particular experience with separation problems, aggression, rescue dogs and cats, puppies and socialisation.
Associate of The Clever Dog Company; puppy and dog classes, 1-1 training and behavioural referrals.
Resident dog trainer and behaviour consultant at the RSPCA Millbrook Animal Centre. Kennel Club classes at Bronze, Silver and Gold levels. Contributor to RSPCA publications.
Member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers
Surrey, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONKaren has been running puppy classes, dog training and practising canine behaviour counselling for the last 9 years in Surrey. She is also a member of the APDT000692.
Karen sees behaviour cases on veterinary referal for all kinds of problems. She also does one to one training for milder training issues.
Charlton, London, SE77NP, United Kingdom
Greatham House, Longmoor Road. Greatham, Hampshire, GU33 6AH, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONHi there, my name is Kiri & I have been working with many different animals all through my life. My first job at thirteen years old was taking care of a managere of animals in Needham Market-Suffolk.
I worked in a local petshop in Haslemere. Surrey for 4 years & it was here that I learnt so very much about small animal care & it was here that my first business, Petwatch really started to grow.
Over the past 14 years I have strived to make Petwatch the success it is today & I am very proud of it & its good reputation.
In 1996, when Petwach was born' I went to Brinsbury College in Pulborough & studied Canine Management & Dog Grooming.
Then I was lucky enough to meet CC' Guard, very well known & a founder of APDT. Through CC' I met the APDT & through the APDT I met COAPE. I have never looked back!
I started studying with COAPE & after a few courses I then did my Higher Diploma & am now a Practitioner.
Behavioural Referrals, puppy, adolescent & adult dogs, re-home & classes. Agility, Fly Ball & much more.
I am also a BAT accredited Instructor (Behaviour Adjustment Training
I also practice Herbal Pharmacology - self selection for dogs & cats.
Laura Halton DipCABT (RQF Level 5)
53 Lynwood Drive, Worcester Park, Surrey, KT4 7AE, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONI offer advice on buying a puppy, how to help your puppy settle in to his new home and puppy classes at your home.
I also offer one-to-one dog training classes at your home and out and about.
Behaviour consultations require a veterinary referral,for your dog or cat's behaviour problem. These are one-to-one sessions.
Madeleine Pontet, DipCABT
Gardeners Cottage, Treemans Road, Horsted Keynes, West Sussex, RH17 7EA, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONVet referred behaviour consultations.
One to one training from puppy to adult.
Help and advice on buying a puppy.
Accompanied training walks.
All training done outside.
Knebworth, Hertfordshire, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONAn experienced dog behaviourist and fully qualified CAPBT practitioner. Working initially with ‘last chance’ rescue centre and fearful/aggressive dogs, I now offer 1:1 behavioural consultations and training for dogs and cats. I provide guidance with selecting and introducing puppies/rescue cats or dogs into their new home, preparing them for the best start. My approach is based on positive, reward-based, compassionate practices which is scientifically grounded. Consultations are carried out initially in your own home and backed by ongoing support.
I also have over 20 years experience of working with veterinary practices and animal welfare charities around the world on various projects from rehabilitation and enrichment to pain management.
Coming soon: puppy and dog classes including the University of Lincoln's 'Life Skills for Puppies’.
Naomi Opalinska DipCABT (QCF-Level 6)
Cats Cradle Boarding Cattery, Stoke Row, Henley-on-Thames, Near Reading, Oxfordshire, RG9 5QB, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONFELINE BEHAVIOUR SPECIALIST
I offer help and advice with cat behaviour problems such as indoor marking, house soiling and litter tray problems, aggression, socialisation problems, multi-cat households, over-grooming, eating non-food materials, separation anxiety and stress. This can be a home consultation, by telephone or Skype.
Help and advice on how to introduce a new cat or kitten/dog or puppy to your existing cat or dog, or if you are moving to a new home. One-to-one puppy/dog training and assistance with house training.
I am also available to give practical advice on general pet care in the comfort of your own home with on-going support.
As well as the COAPE Diploma in Companion Animal Behaviour and Training Levels 4,5 and 6 I have the COAPE Advanced Award in Feline Behaviour and cat/owner relationships. I have owned and managed Cats Cradle Boarding Cattery, iCatCare Listed, since 2003.
Colehill, Wimborne, BH21, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONOffering 1-2-1 advice on dog and cat behaviour by veterinary referral only.
Hollands Farm Cottage,, Dark Lane, DORCHESTER, DT2 8QP, United Kingdom
Pre-vaccination puppy visits,
Puppy training classes,
Pet Obedience Classes from beginners to advanced,
Rally Obedience Classes,
Mini Courses for training problems
One-to-One Training sessions,
Advice on problem behaviour in dogs and cats on veterinary referral only.
As our motto is that dog training should be fun for both dog and owner, we use training games as well as reward based training methods to keep you and your dog engaged in your training.
Also offering dog walking and pet feeding visit service for dogs in the Puddletown, Dorchester, Ansty areas.
Nicole Crooks BSc(Hons), RVN, NCert(AnBeh), DipCABT(QCF 5)
58 Oatlands Road, Reading, Berkshire, rg2 9dn, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONRegistered Veterinary Nurse in practice providing Puppy Parties to registered clients. Four week Puppy training classes for puppies up to 6 months of age.
Puppy home start visits, helping owners settle puppies into their new homes. Home visits within 20 miles of Reading
Canine one to one training in your home or external environment according to problems presented
Canine and Feline behavioural consultations home or surgery based upon Veterinary Referral
Penny Ashby Bsc(hons) Rvn DipCAPBT
19 Meadow Way, Addlestone, Surrey, KT15 1UF, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONI deal with canine and feline problems such as agression, anxiety, house soiling, phobias and any basic training problems which need addressing.
I offer behaviour consultations in the clients home, B4U get your puppy consultations, one-to-one training ,puppy and adult training classes and boarding in my own home which has a fully-equipped doggy playroom.
In addition to the COAPE diploma I am a qualified veterinary nurse,I have a degree in Psychology focusing on innate and learned animal cognition and the BVNA certificate in canine and feline behavior.
I hold consultations all over the south-east.
Kennington, Lambeth, London, SE11, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONPetrina is a full member of The Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT UK 01238) and the COAPE Association of Pet Behaviourists and Trainers. She is also a fully qualified Dog Yoga Instructor, and a member of the Pet Professional Guild, and Animal Behaviour and Training Council.
Based in Central London, she sees dog and cat owners on a one to one basis, for training sessions and behaviour consults.
Petrina has been training animals professionally since 2010, and previously assisted Chirag Patel at The Company of Animals and Karen England at The Best From Your Dog. She holds qualifications with the Centre of Applied Pet Ethology and The Clever Dog Company, and has attended many seminars, courses and workshops with some of the worlds leading animal trainers and behaviourists.
She used the most up to date, science backed, kind fair effective methods, and works with animals holistically, looking at nutritional health, breed specific needs, mental stimulation and physical needs, in her sessions.
Petrina owns a French Bulldog, Sunday, who’s rescue from illegal puppy importers was featured in The Mail on Sunday. She has just started training Sunday for Heelwork to Music and Rally Obedience.
Previously she owned a Staffordshire Bull Terrier and a Bengal Cat, but has kept many species over the years, including snakes and tortoises.
London Boroughs Covered - Kensington and Chelsea, Hammersmith and Fulham, Westminster, City of London, Wandsworth, Lambeth, Southwark.
Professor Peter Neville
113 The Close, Salisbury, Wiltshire, SP1 2EY, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONIn behaviour referral practice via associated Coape Diplomates in the Wiltshire and Hampshire counties of the UK, and in Johanesburg and Cape Town in South Africa.
Professor,Dept of Clinical Vet Medicine, Myazaki, Japan & Visiting Scholar, Dept of Animal Sciences, The Ohio State University, USA and often in South Africa...hence usually unavailable to take UK case referrals directly myself.
Available for presentation of lectures and talks for veterinary/behaviour/training/feline/canine societies and associations worldwide on behaviour.
Blackdog DNA, Sway, Lymington, Hampshire, SO41 6DT, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONDNA Breed Identification for mixed breed dogs. Find out which breeds make up your mutt. A simple, painless cheek swab test you can do at home. We will provide you with a unique and personal behaviour and training profile, a health and personality summary and certificate of breed identification.
2 Marlpit Cottages, Cat Street, Upper Hartfield, East Sussex, TN7 4EA, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONSusan offers behaviour advise for companion animals, horses dogs and cats.
One to one dog training.
Susan runs the behaviour clinic for Priory Vets in Banstead and their Puppy Playschool sessions.
Trixie Howard Rvn Dipcabt Dipnut
Brighton, East Sussex, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONCanine and Feline Behavioural Consultations.
One to one puppy and adult dog training.
Puppy Life Skills Classes.
North London, London, N11, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONPuppies: Advice before and after you bring your puppy home. Puppies and older dogs: Help with jumping up, toilet training, mouthing and biting, chewing, pulling on the lead, teaching how to leave items. Helping increase confidence.
I work with you to understand the emotions underlying your dog's behaviour, and by helping to change their emotions, we can change their behaviour.
New parents, prospective parents: I am also a Family Paws Parent Educator, licensed to help prepare your dog for life with baby and/or toddler.
Cats: Help with cats who spray indoors, toilet on your bed or favourite cushion. Cats who are timid, or who behave aggressively, biting or scratching other cats or humans and help introducing cats into the family.
Lynwood, Manchester road, East Sussex, TN33 9JX, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONQualified, experienced vet taking behavioural referrals for cats, dogs and small pets.
I also offer herbal medicine, acupuncture and nutritional advice.
1 Dunster Close, Brighton, East Sussex, BN1 7ED, United Kingdom
INFORMATIONVikki offers behavioural consultations in the comfort of your own home, available on veterinary referral.
One to one and group puppy or adult dog sessions, tailored programmes and workshops, setting you and your dog up for the brightest possible future.
If you would like to discuss any training or behavioural issue you are experiencing with your pet, please contact Vikki (by e-mail or telephone) to arrange an appointment.
Single or small group dog walk & training on request.