Meet the Team
Head Trainer and Owner
Qualified as a dog trainer in 2013 with the Academy of Dog Training and Behaviour. She holds a City and Guild PTLLS qualification in teaching for the Life Long Learning Sector and has over 10 years teaching experience covering a wealth of subjects and ages.
Emma's experience enables her to accurately read both the dog and the human behaviour and the psychology behind the partnership. These observational skills and her quick thinking will often give fast results to difficult situations.
Emma has achieved phenomenal agility success with all 3 of her dogs competing successfully.
Herbie, her 8 year old Poodle cross, has competed at Crufts, Discover Dogs and numerous other finals and has represented Great Britain on two separate occasions.
Her younger dog Kipp also a Poodle cross has been podium placed several times including 2nd place in the Novice Cup at Crufts 2019 and is now competing at KC Champ level.
To see the success of her and her dogs, click this link..
Stacey has been competing for around 5 years and has run a variety of dogs from Collies right through to Patterdale Terriers and crosses.
Stacey has competed at Discover Dogs and Crufts every year since 2016. She was placed 4th in the final of YKC Agility Dog of the Year.
She represented Junior Team GB with her Mum's dog Herbie in Switzerland 2019 and is currently training a new Sprocker Spaniel.
Stacey is currently studying Level 3 Sport & Exercise at SEEVIC College.
Amanda has owned dogs all her life and seriously started training 10 years ago with her rescue dog Jessie.
Due to Jessie's nature they both developed a partnership in many different canine activities. This really helped Jessie's focus and she became a happy dog.. They competed in both heel work to music and obedience and is now working through her National Canine Trick Star awards.
She has started successfully competing in agility with her rescue dog Banjo.
For the last 7 years Amanda has successfully run Pads and Paws, a dog walking and boarding company with an excellent local reputation.
Amanda's expertise lays with reading rescue dogs and creating fun in our advanced classes.
Assistant Agility Trainer
Julie has been competing in agility since 1998.
Her first dog Storm achieved 1st place at Discover Dogs and also competed at Olympia and Crufts. Razzle her Belgium Sheperd competed with GB Belgium Sheperd Team 3 times abroad and her Jack Russell won numerous finals and took Julie all the way to the KC Champ classes.
Her new dog Izzie has shown amazing potential this her first competing year - look out smalls!
Through her love of dogs, Candisse joined Emma in 2017 as Admin Support.
Candisse is an essential part of the business and quite literally the business couldn't do without her organisation skills.
Candisse is the proud owner of 3 dogs and her youngest Cookie is now beginning to compete in Agility.