Meet The Family Team
Rated 5 Stars By Basingstoke & Deane Council,
Boarding Licence Number 17/01613/AWBORD
Richards love for dogs started over 30 years ago when he trained two German Shepherds with a police dog instructor. Over the years he has worked and studied alongside some of the top dog trainers in the country, including BBC Dog Borstal's Mic Martin. Richard is the only dog
trainer in Basingstoke to hold a NVQ level 3 in Training & Development which he gained in 1998 he is also NIPDU/BIPDT trained.He is an approved instructor with the Academy of Dog Training And Behaviour Richard has attended many seminars and training course over the years and holds diplomas In dog training and care.
He is highly involved in the well-established day boarding and home boarding side of the business which he runs with his wife Laurain so you can be 100% reassured your dog is in the best possible care he is also a fully qualified vet trained Pelog micro chipper.
Richard currently has a Belgian Malinois which he competes in working trails with. He and his K9 partners have beeen seen on TV and the big screen - the latest film being the blockbuster hit "Batman" where he played a police dog handler with his four legged friend. He has also been on The Bill and is currently involved in an upcoming documentary yet to be shown .
Richard is a member of the Kennel Club approved instructors scheme. we follow the Kennel Club Code of Practice
Laurain is fully licenced for home boarding & day-care by Basingstoke & Deane council, she is fully insured and vetted & licenced to transport animals. She is also NIPDU trained. She is currently training her Malinois Kali to compete in working trials when she is old enough Laurain has been involved in dog care and training for over 25 years, she enjoys advanced
training and agility, and also has attended many trails and dog Seminars over the years, so you can be reassured Your four legged family member will be in the best possible care at all times.
James Adam, Training, Day Care, Dog Walking
James is the youngest member of the family Team he is only 27 but don’t let that fool you, being around dogs from day one he has a real love for Dogs and a vast knowledge. James is a natural dog trainer who has spent many years training dogs and running doggie day boarding and dog walking.
James is first aid trained and holds dog training qualifications.
We follow the stringent rules set out by the ADTB
Our Instructors are aware that only kind, motivational methods of training dogs will be tolerated by the ADTB and that any trainer approved by the ADTB would be instantly dismissed from the organisation should any report of harsh handling or cruelty be proven.
Member of the Kennel Club approved instructors scheme..we follow the Kennel Club Code of Practice