About Us

Our Approach

We strongly believe in providing the best care for your dog, that’s why we only use scientifically proven, force free dog training methods. This uses positive reinforcement food or toy rewards to teach your dog how to behave.

Our philosophy is to set your dog up for success and reward the things we want.
By teaching instead of correcting, we can create a less stressful environment to learn, and a happy, relaxed dog and owner who knows what we want, not what we don’t want.

From Doberman to Chihuahua, we can train all breeds, any age, no matter what their background is. Because our dogs are our best friends!

Meet The Team

Nikki Hodgson

Head Trainer And Behaviourist

Nikki based in Leeds, West Yorkshire, and has qualifications in:

  • Puppy Coaching Diploma
  • Puppy Care, Health, and Coaching Advanced Certificate
  • Puppy Development Certificate
  • Competitive Obedience Training Certificate
  • Precision heeling techniques
  • Scent Work Enrichment Certificate

She is a member of the International Society of Animal Professionals (ISAP).  Nikki is a firm believer in kind, fair and effective training, using positive reinforcement and especially enjoys teaching recall.

Nearing the end of her Advanced Diploma in Canine Behaviour Management course which she has been studying for the past 18 months, Nikki has a special interest in competitive obedience and trick training, and is hoping to add her agility training in the near future!

Nikki’s motto is ‘correct the training, not the dog’ and is a strong believer in treating all dogs with fairness, respect and consistency.  Nikki is constantly expanding her knowledge of animal behaviour and training techniques, and is especially inquisitive in all areas of dog sport and training.

Guardian to a lovable, energetic rescue Labrador named George, who is in training to compete in competition obedience in summer 2017.

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