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Progressive Dog Obedience


Enjoy an evening out with your dog training together, and being with other dog interested people ....

Whatever a dog's breed or size, they deserve our appreciation of their potential.

Acknowledge their pet parenting needs - with good communication

to gain confidence, respect and a closer bond between you both.



MERROW Village Hall - (nr. Guildford):

Adolescent & Adult BEGINNERS Group

(wanting to gain Good Response, Good Behaviour & Good Manners)

Tuesday 1st October - 7 Lessons £84

One Hour:  6.30 - 7.30 p.m.



NORMANDY Village Hall - (n. Ash)


(Learning together Good Behaviour & Good Manners)

Puppies up to 18 weeks

Friday 27th September

45 Minutes - 6.45 - 7.30 p.m.

Arrive: 6.30 p.m. - Cost: £10


NORMANDY Village Hall - (nr. Ash):

Adolescent & Adult BEGINNERS Group

(wanting to gain Good Response, Good Behaviour & Good Manners)

Friday 4th October - 7 Lessons £63

6.45 - 7.30 p.m.



(Feel very welcome to have a chat with me - any time, including weekends/bank holidays - and visit Club with your dog)


Or, if you and your dog have previous experience elsewhere, and feel ready for an INTERMEDIATE Class, please contact me ...


My aim is to Inspire, Motivate and Encourage in the art of fulfilling the 'Parenting'/Leading/Guiding role in any dog's life - that helps you the 'Pet Parent' Improve, Progress and Achieve good well-balanced control, interaction and obedience with your dog .....

..... and for the dog to feel confident knowing that You can take good charge of the social family unit appropriately .......... dogs need to rely and trust on this.


With NO treats, toys or clickers required (and NO Alpha Rolls either)! - Why should these be considered necessary? .... If a dog's motivation to respond is based on something tasty or a toy, then what is more important, you or the treat??? ..... And if someone else has a more tasty treat, who might your dog prefer to respond to?


Surely, YOU are the most important part of your dog's life, so why try and convince him/her that something else is instead??? Surprised


Relating between Human to Canine ... This is the area that unfortunately and unintentionally can be misunderstood, resulting in confusion between Owner and dog.

However, learning to reach and become part of their world, brings them closer to ours. Smile


Group Club Classes (all Levels) at Merrow and Normandy / Private Visit / Puppy Training ...... for details and Price List see under 'CLASSES'.

(Also available as a Guest Trainer (date allowing) - one-off, temporary or semi-regular).


Plus incorporating our focus on dog behaviour and dog good manners within the Class too! - Learning and training provides a binding language of communication - spending time this way is enjoyable to feel the bond strengthen between you both.


"This is more than a business to me, as my clients will support. It is a committed passion for the very way of the dog, that I feel privileged to share, and which the Club is focused upon."
- Chris


If you want more from your training together - then look no further!

Learning a dog's way of thinking is interesting and challenging, plus far more productive and enjoyable for you both.

....... Give your dog an evening out to enjoy using his/her mind to interact with you. Smile


Whether this is your 'first-time' or just plain 'rusty'! - You and your dog will NOT be bored.  (Neither will you feel awkward or embarrassed - I want you to enjoy the experience of learning together)

Training is not teaching 'Tricks'!  It is interactive communication between you both.

Because your dog is a member of your human social family, we need to Think dog - to be a beneficial role model that your dog needs! By doing so, developing understanding trust and respect between you.  What a combination!


Respect is highly valued by dogs, and special within the relationship.

Both you and your dog respecting each other - But far better that you earn that respect, rather than try to buy it from your dog - your dog can tell the difference!

We are politely proud and confident to be unrivaled in dog training that does NOT teach dogs to just Perform, but teaches Owners to Connect. - Training with a dog's Brain


Do you really want a dog to merely Respond/Perform for a treat or toy? The dog's 'family social unit' works and supports together, with supervising 'parenting leadership'.



Please feel welcome to contact me for a friendly chat about your present situation with your puppy or older dog, (or any previous obedience training), either Week-Days or Week-Ends (whichever is most convenient for you) 01483 . 724421 - or - 0780 466 9760

Or via the Contact Section at the top of this page.


No standing or sitting around waiting your turn!  Active throughout.....

No over-priced fees or gimmicks. (see Price List under Classes at top)

Full active session.

Feel genuinely welcome and part of an enjoyable training group.

Dogs of all ages are welcome and able to learn.

Plus valuing a large helping of good-will humour between us all

...... Come and visit, bring your dog, and enjoy watching with a cup of tea or coffee Smile


Training your Dog

Would you prefer to train your dog without the use of Treats, Toys or Clickers?
Well you can! Yes, you can

Dogs & Us

The whole concept of this Club is not merely obedience exercises, but improving the relationship of everyday living with your dog.

Class Levels

I offer classes for all levels.
- Beginners
- Intermediate
- Advanced

Paws for Thought

If Owners have a passion and enjoyment of the dog, then would this be best demonstrated in a commitment to understand their way of thinking and communicating, and looking to emulate that to the best of our ability?

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