Wheelgates is Kennel Club listed, fully insured and offers services designed to help your dog become a confident and well-behaved companion who will be a pleasure to own.
Problem behaviour is our specialism and we can help solve a variety of behaviour and training problems using positive and non confrontational methods.
Puppy Home Starts are very popular and become booked up early. Get in touch with us when you put a deposit down on your puppy to be sure of optimum timing for the best possible start!
Wheelgates also hosts seminars with highly respected speakers, such as John Rogerson KCAI , David Ryan PG Dip (CABC) CCAB and dog law expert, Trevor Cooper. Past topics have covered dog aggression, predatory chase control and behaviour counselling for canine professionals. These courses are often booked up very early so do ask to be put on the contact list if you are interested.
We are sorry but there is no availability at this time on the Good Citizen or companion courses.
This is for you if your dog’s behaviour causes you a problem or you cannot commit to a course of classes for any reason.
A minimum of 1 hour with your dog includes an assessment and a behaviour modification or training plan to help solve your particular problem. Subsequent support by email and telephone is included in the price.
Total price: £45 for one hour 1-2-1 training and assessment Prices from £65 for behavioural management of specific problems
This is the workshop for you if you have a dog that will not come back when called.
A one off 90-minute session of theory and practice:
Total price: £15
This is the workshop for you if walking your dog on lead is a struggle for both of you and you wish to transform your walks into a pleasant experience for you and your dog.
A 90-minute session of theory and practice:
Total price: £15
If you have recently acquired a puppy and want the best possible start in your life together, this one-to-one support can give you the help you need.
A minimum of 1 hour in your home, Puppy Home Start offers help with house training, jumping up, mouthing, chewing and harnessing natural instincts.
Includes a handout on how to avoid common problems.
This course is for puppies as soon as you welcome them into your home. Puppies can be carried and kept on their own blanket until your vet gives them clearance to join in fully after their first course of vaccinations. We only allow a maximum of 8 puppies.
These 45 minute classes cover the basic skills you need to:
You will also learn how to avoid common puppy problems and what to do if it all goes wrong!
Total Price: 6 week course £54
These courses cover the Kennel Club good citizen dog scheme. www.thekennelclub.org.uk/dogtraining
It will suit you if you would like to work your way through a recognisable scheme, teaching your dog good social behaviour and building friendships with other dog owners as you progress through the levels.
These 45 minute classes offer you:
Total price: 6 weeks £54
If you would like day-to-day living at home and in public to be a positive and enjoyable experience for you, your pet and everyone you meet, then this course is for you. During the 45 minute classes you will learn how to teach your dog to:
This basic course is suitable for:
-puppies progressing from puppy class -older or rescue dogs who have had little or no training
Total Price: 6 weeks £54