Instructors

Ann Commitee Member

ann

Ann is the longest serving member of the club. She enjoys baking cakes for the instructors to enjoy after training and shouting at the boys!

Dogs:

Wolfie (Cavapoo), Bess (Jackaoo)

Member Since: 1979
Qualified: 1981

Deyna Commitee Member

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Deyna is the clubs tech support and loves working breeds. He enjoys both obedience and agility. If you can’t find him out on the field he will almost certainly be stuffing his face with cake in the club house!

Dogs:

Shadow (Black Labrador), Falkor (Golden Retriever)

Member Since: 2011
Qualified: 2015

Gail Commitee Member

gail

Gail has alot of experience with German Shepards and has owned a rescue with socialisation issues in the past. She is a qualified Good Citizens judge.

Dogs:

Braith (German Shepard)

Member Since: 2011
Qualified: 2015

Graham

graham

Graham regularly runs our agility course. If he’s not out of the field you will find him propping up the bar in the club house.

Dogs:

Braith (German Shepard)

Member Since: ???
Qualified: 2008

Heather

heather

Heather has been a dog owner for many years and became an instructor after owning a challenging dog to help other people overcome similar problems.

Dogs:

Jessie (Sprollie)

Member Since: 2001
Qualified: ???

Jenny

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Jenny is a regular in our puppy class and 8 week courses. She enjoys working with more inexperienced handlers and passing on her knowledge.

Dogs:

Custard (Golden Labrador)

Member Since: ???
Qualified: 2011

John Commitee Member

john

John is a long standing member of the club. He is well known for his version “positions on the move” in the shape of an arrow (a thing of beauty when it works!). His PA skills on our fun days are something of legend.

John has previously served as the clubs chairman.

Dogs:

Nikko (Welsh Springer), Kizzie (Collie)

Member Since: ???
Qualified: ???

Joyce Commitee Member

joyce

Joyce is the clubs treasurer so you will find her guarding the coffers in the club house.

Dogs:

None at present, but plays host to four cats plotting to take over the world!

Member Since: 1992
Qualified: 1996

Liz Commitee Member

liz

Liz is an experienced handler having previously owned German Shepards. She always trains with a smile and has even taught her Goldie to do the same!

Dogs:

Monty (Golden Retriever)

Member Since: 1997
Qualified: 2008

Mark Commitee Member

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Mark is our Doberman specialist having shown and worked them for over 25 years. Don’t be alarmed when you see him out on the field with his latest addition to the family, a Collie; we’ve had him checked and have been assured he’s sane!

Mark is the clubs current serving chairman.

Dogs:

Chloe (Doberman), Roxy (Doberman), Maisy (Border Collie)

Member Since: 2009
Qualified: 2011

Matt

matt

Matt is the clubs family man, often found chasing his two little boys around the club house. He enjoys taking the 8 week courses to work with new handlers.

Dogs:

Lottie (Westie)

Member Since: ???
Qualified: 2015

Paul Commitee Member

paul

“Puppy” Paul is our very own celebrity; famed for his charismatic displays in the puppy class and his beautiful singing voice.

Paul has experience with a wide variety of breeds including Old English Sheepdogs, Labradors, Newfoundlands, Norwegian Elkhounds and Italian Spinone.

Dogs:

Mya (Spinone), Kira (Spinone)

Member Since: 1985
Qualified: 1991

Pete

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Pete is the clubs behaviourist and diplomat. He has a rapore with the dogs that is a wonder the behold; a true pack leader! He’s also not bad dancer!

Dogs:

Pip (Border Collie), Ollie (Border Collie)

Member Since: ???
Qualified: ???

Sandra Commitee Member

sandra

Sandra has alot of experience with Border Collies with some even taking part in Crufts (Whisper, 2003). She is a regular on the 8 week course and she enjoys running agility.

Dogs:

Flynn (Border Collie)

Member Since: 1988
Qualified: 2011

Sarah

sarah

Sarah is a regular on our 8 week courses. She once taught one of her dogs to skateboard so she knows her stuff!

Dogs:

Oskar (Schnauzer)

Member Since: 1998
Qualified: 2001

Steve Commitee Member

steve

Nothing can wipe the smile off Steve’s face. He is the butt of many jokes being a former police offer, but he takes it all in his stride and will give as good as he gets!

Dogs:

Cali (Chocolate Labrador)

Member Since: 2011
Qualified: 2015

Sylvia

sylvia

Sylvia has an interest in dog grooming so if your dog is tied up in knots she’s the one to speak to!

Dogs:

Tom (Border Collie)

Member Since: 2006
Qualified: 2008

Wendy

wendy

Wendy has experience of rescue dogs and behavioural issues so is a great font for knowledge should you need help. She is the epitome of a handler who reflects their dog and when you see them both flying around the agility course you’ll understand why.

Cassiopeia (Border Collie), Jenson (Border Collie)

Member Since: 2008
Qualified: 2011

Wynne

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Wynne loves agility and regularly takes our 8 week starter agility course as well as running her own dog. She is also Pete’s dance partner!

Dogs:

Pip (Border Collie), Ollie (Border Collie)

Member Since: 1992
Qualified: 1996