“Jo has a genuine love and understanding of all animals and has proven to be a dedicated and patient dog trainer.
She has been marvellous with Tanzy my two year old Westie X Schnauzer rehome who didn’t have the best of starts. Tanzy adores Jo, and is responsive and obedient, thanks to Jos hard work I have an impeccably mannered, happy little dog.
I would highly recommend Jo for dog training.” ~ Sandra & Tanzy.
“Our dog Rue had very acute re call issues to the detriment of her safety and our nerves. Also pulling on the lead was a constant problem.
Jo approached both issues quickly with practical training and excellent written support tailored to our dog.
l would say the excellence of the training was equally matched by her amazing compassion and empathy for our dog. Highly recommend.” ~Mark & Rue.
“I recently re-homed a 2 year old pug who we all love so much, however he has been displaying some fear based reactivity with other dogs, this was beginning to make us all anxious when out on walks with him.
I’m so thankful to have found Jo, she is a fantastic dog trainer and really takes the time to get to know your dog. On our first consultation Jo explained everything in a way we as a family could fully understand, even getting my two daughters involved in training too.
Jo has given me a lot of great advice all set out in a handy go to written plan. Not only is my dog making great progress, I’m feeling a lot more confident in dealing with the reactivity, recognising trigger signs and using positive praise and treat based rewards is helping my dog to feel more confident also. Thank you so much Jo. Would highly recommend. x x” – Michelle & Bruce
“Jo has been amazing for my little dog! Leaving the house with him used to be a bit of a stressful event to say the least, and every time, with him completely over-excited, noisy, and pulling at the lead, but after just a few short sessions, things have completely turned around.
He is no longer over-excited and the excessive barking has stopped. He will now wait patiently on the front door mat until we are completely ready to leave. We have also worked on some basic cues very effectively.
He is already a more relaxed and happy little dog. I’m amazed at the changes I have already witnessed after only a few short sessions. Well done Jo, and thank you so much for your help so far.” ~ Frank & Toby.
“I was initially quite nervous and apprehensive about the arrival of our new rescue dog as any new owner would be. Jo immediately put my mind at ease, she initially helped with visiting us at home and meeting the family to ensure we were all prepared and feeling confident about our plan to settle him in.
Jo is very informative and supportive on a huge range of subjects that crop up as a dog owner. She has and continues to provide us with a wealth of information to assist in training our dog in a friendly non forceful and fun way. Any plans and ideas we have discussed Jo has always made them easily manageable to suit our home life.
I would highly recommend Jo to anyone seeking dog training at any stage. I love working with her not just because of her skills but because her approach to training is realistic and dog-lead. She is such a calm and patient person with a big passion in this subject and sincere love for all dogs.” ~ Amy & Jeffrey.
“Jo has helped me massively with preparing for and starting life with my cockerpoo pup Tucker. She has been patient and generous with her explanations and provided an awesome puppy training schedule!” ~ Lucy & Tucker.
“I called Jo about a German Shepherd pup I took on, I never thought I’d cope with a baby Shepherd but Jo is absolutely amazing, she came on day one and talked to me (yes talked to me not at me) and she gave me lots of information on games and training ideas which are simple, fun and most of all effective! I knew then I had found the perfect trainer for us!
I have now had four fun sessions with Jo, and Max (the pup) is amazing! He has responded so well to Jo’s technique and her loving , gentle way! All the info I have received is very helpful and I can honestly say Jo has given me so much confidence – I know I can and will have an awesome dog!
Jo is the first person to not make me feel stupid and she is so encouraging and motivating! Max absolutely loves her !!
I highly recommend Jo and wouldn’t hesitate to call her anytime. She genuinely cares about you and your dog. You can email and ask questions, nothing is too much trouble! I have done things with Max I’ve never done with any other dog eg, he’s learnt parts of his body helpful for vet visits!!! And it’s all so logical and easy!
Jo I can’t thank you enough…Max and I have a friend for life! Thank you 🙏
If you need anything I highly recommend Jo and her training methods, sessions whiz by and me and Max have honestly looked forward to them!” ~ Karen & Max
“It was a pleasure to have jo come round and give us advice on how to settle our very anxious and stressed out 8mth old Jack Russell. He would not settle at night, and would not be left alone for any time, even leaving the room caused our puppy stress.
With Jo’s help we managed to get our puppy to sleep the first night, she showed us some new games and made leaving the house calm and stress free. We can now leave our puppy alone for longer periods, and he doesn’t bark, cry or chase us to the door.
Jo was also very helpful in getting us ready for fireworks night, as our problems were probably triggered by our recent thunderstorm. Just a few changes and thinking a little differently has completely changed our puppy from a nervous wreck to a very happy fun loving boy. Thank you Jo x” ~ Wendy & Dibble.
I can highly recommend Jo for many reasons – she is a pleasure to know. Professional, knowledgeable, passionate about what she does, punctual, patient, honest and kind.
She has helped my very nervous Dachshund to live his best life for which I will always be grateful, and it’s apparent right from the start that she adores all animals – tall or small! ~ Zoe & Barnaby.