Maura offers classes and 1 to 1 dog training covering puppy training, general obedience from novice to advanced level and fun agility
Maura has relocated to Dorset from the heart of the Cheshire countryside, she offers 1 to 1 dog training and small classes (max 6 dogs) covering puppy training to general obedience work from novice to advanced for older dogs or rescue dogs, so if your dog pulls on the lead for example, this can easily be overcome. Group sessions for obedience and fun agility are available at the Puppycise training centre located just outside of Shaftsbury.
Maura is a member of The Guild of Dog Trainers and is a member of one of the country's top dog display teams, The Cheshire Dog Display Team. The team tour the country demonstrating the training and handling skills which she has been doing since 1999 with all of her dogs. Providing advice to the general public on training for a socially acceptable dog, general dog training problems and their needs to ensure pet dogs are happy, healthy and a pleasure to own whilst promoting the use of reward based training.
Maura has trained a wide variety of dogs and has over 30 years experience, she knows the joy a pet dog can bring and understands the trials and tribulations of owning and training a pet whilst bringing up a family.
Being able to take her own pet dogs training to the next level made her more interested to learn new skills and gain a wider understanding of different breeds, their own characteristics and natural talents and that is the excuse she uses when she brings home another little bundle to add to the pack. Maura knows each dog is different, even within a breed, and this means you really need to understand a wide variety of training techniques to bring out the best in each dog. As always, this comes with patience using positive reward training, time, consistency and above all commitment from owner and handler.
Puppycise training centre offers classes (max 6 dogs) and 1 to 1 training covering puppy, novice to advanced obedience and fun agility along with classes for rescue dogs in a rural setting just outside of Shaftesbury in Dorset.
For an up to date offering and class timetable, please visit her website.
- Adult Class Trainer
- Puppy Class Trainer
- One to One Trainer
- Behaviour Advice