Education Programme

Walking a pack

Dog Walker Workshop

The next workshop will be Saturday, February 4th, starting 1.30pm

Do you offer a dog walking service or are you intending on starting a dog walking business?
This workshop teaches individuals how to deliver a safe and effective service to clients by demonstrating leadership and control whilst being confident when walking groups of dogs in public.

The workshop content includes:

  • Dog body language and communication
  • Understanding Common Behaviour Issues
  • Managing risk when walking packs of dogs in public areas
  • Managing and dealing with confrontation between dogs
  • Leading your walk with a pack of dogs
  • Maintaining balance within a pack

To Book

Download and complete application form Dog Walker Workshop Application Form and return to us at Dog Trouble


Here is a link to a lovely testimonial from a dog walker who attended a previous workshop – we are glad you found it useful!

Mentor Programme

For those individuals wanting to shadow Jo Cottrell in her work rehabilitating dogs and educating people in dog behaviour.  This is a fantastic opportunity for individuals to participate in one-one, intense, practical work with dogs with behaviour issues.  You will learn the stages of dog rehabilitation from assessment through to practical rehabilitation of a dog and can be designed specifically for you over a duration of your choice eg 1 day, 1 week.

The programme topics include:

  • Dog body language and communication
  • Understanding Common Behaviour Issues
  • Energy
  • Drives
  • Health & Nutrition and Alternative therapies.
  • Establishing Leadership
  • Socialisation with dogs/people

To Book

Please contact us today to discuss your requirements and costs.