Working with you for a better way

Sometimes we need help building a better relationship with our pets and their behaviour.

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Dog Training

Kind and compassionate training

St Giles Animal Centre provides dog behaviour and training services. We work with all sizes and breeds of dog, specialising in reactive, rescued and re-homed dogs.

We strive to work with dogs and their guardians to build in appropriate alternatives to undesirable behaviours this, in turn, will help improve the relationships we have with our pets in a kind and practical way.

1-2-1 sessions

We charge £40 per session (approx one hour).
Mileage is £1 per mile from St Giles Animal Centre to your home address.

Kerry , our  Animal Trainer and Behavioural advisor, has a BSc degree in Animal behaviour and Welfare, and is also a qualified pet bereavement support officer.

Having had many years experience within the animal industry, including as an Animal Welfare Assistant, Volunteer Training and Development Coordinator at the Blue Cross,  and as a Animal Health Officer at Heathrow Animal Reception Centre, working with both wild and domestic animals. 

Kerry has a real passion and commitment to animal welfare,  she has a lot of behaviour and training experience working with a range of dogs from different backgrounds,  developing training programmes, and helping owners develop their knowledge whilst building strong relationships with their canine companions. 

Dealing with Canine Behaviour Problems

We look at your pet's behaviour problems – their causes and solutions. We also look at various alternative therapies that may be considered in conjunction with behaviour modification.

Human Behaviour

We look at the human role in behaviour problems and how lifestyle can influence dog behaviour.

Play and Exercise

Play and exercise can influence behaviour. We look at how we can use play, mental stimulation and environmental enrichment to improve unwanted behaviour.

Reinforcement Training

Clicker training is also covered. Please note, we only support force free training methods.

Pets and rescues in training