we have tried to answer the most common questions
visitors to this our website may have. If you find
that your question is not answered on this page,
please email us at firstname.lastname@example.org
want to start training, how do I join?
What we ask is if you could just come along
on a Friday evening, around 8pm, with your dog to
have a chat & watch the classes. If you decide
you like what you see and you return the following
week you will then be asked to enrol & pay your
You will come along to watch for a further two weeks
before you start actual training so you & your
dog can get used to the surroundings and familiarise
yourself with the training methods used.
You'll be able to have a chat and ask any questions
you may have.
old does my dog have to be?
Your dog can attend at any age as long
as it is fully vaccinated & microchipped before
Does my dog need vaccinations?
Yes - all dogs must be fully vaccinated. We will
need to see vaccination certificates before your
dog can partake in classes. Please ask your vet
for further advice about vaccinations.
dog must be clear - so it can not attend for at
least one week after it's second vaccination
my dog need to be microchipped?
Yes, now this has become law this must be done before
you can attend. We have a scanner and will check
all new members.
I need a specific type of collar?
We suggest a half check collar but any
correctly fitting collar is fine. We do not allow
flexi leads to be used in class. Harnesses
are not recommended (except if used because of an
injury or suchlike).
How much does it cost?
We charge an annual (human) membership of £5.00
single/£7.50 joint and then a further fee
of £2.50 to
£3.00 a week (per dog) depending on which
class you attend. The 7.00pm & 7.30pm classes
for younger dogs last 30 mins and are £2.50
and the 8.00pm & 8.40pm classes for older dogs
last 40 mins and are charged at £3.00.
long does a course last?
We do not have courses that run for a certain
period of time, we run classes every week, for as
long as you wish to partake, whether that be 10
weeks or 10 years!
you have a waiting list?
No, just pop along and we'll get you started
as soon as we can.
Do I have to have
a pedigree dog to join?
No you do not.
Pedigrees, Crossbreeds and Mixed breeds are all
I’m a member
- what happens if I miss a class?
We ask that you call (or text) the club, using the
phone number given when you joined, to let your
instructor know if you are going to be absent on
any club night. If you fail to do so you will be
charged the usual class rate for the night you miss.
Please bear in mind - club rules state that if you
miss THREE weeks without contacting us you will
automatically forfeit your place in the class and
will be returned to the waiting list.
Can I come along to
have a look?
Please do - follow the directions given
on the ‘Contact Us’
page of this website and come and have a look. (And,
yes...you can bring your dog too!)