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COAPE Association of Pet Behaviourists and Trainers

This directory enables you to search quickly for someone in your area who can help you with your pet's behaviour or training.

Species include Dogs, Cats, Horses, Rabbits and other Exotics, and Birds.

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How to search.....

EITHER - click on a region on the map to list all Association members in that region (Species and County below are ignored).

OR - for a more refined search by County and Species...

1. Select the Species of animal you have. Note that the 'Exotics' option is for species such as Guinea Pigs, Chinchillas, Degus etc.
2. Select your County.
3. Click the Search button.

To find help in the rest of the world, please click here

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Search Results...
For Country = United Kingdom, Species = All Species
Region = Yorkshire: East Riding Yorkshire, South Yorkshire, West Yorkshire, North Yorkshire
Number of Records Found = 7
Jane Hanshaw
9 Conifers Close, Brayton, North Yorkshire, YO8 9RE, United Kingdom
Telephone: 01757 290163, 07900 186117
Map: 1: Click Here to Find Us

Dog behaviour counselling. One to one or group training classes for puppies and dogs. Kennel Club Good Citizen Scheme.

Specialist interest in gundog training and problems.

Work alongside children helping them to understand their pets.

Can advise on Competitive Obedience and Heelwork to Music

Val Strong
CloughFields Farm, Sheffield, South Yorkshire, United Kingdom


Ruth Bryant
6 North View, Weel Road, Beverley, East Riding Yorkshire, hu17 0sg, United Kingdom
Telephone: 07818 491 454

I am a qualified veterinary nurse, have an HNC in Canine Training & Behaviour, APDT member (APDT No. 01112) & COAPE diploma in Companion Animal Behaviour and Training. I have over 10 years experience of taking training & puppy socialisation classse

Wagtails Canine Services offers dog training & behaviour counselling, as well as home boarding and daycare. Dogs are not kennelled, having access to my home, large garden & 8 acre small holding. I have outdoor paddock & indoor area for training.

Training classes (maximum 6 dogs per class, place the emphasis on making learning fun for dogs & owners. Training is of course reward based & clicker is encouraged. Classes combine basic obedience with some fun agility & rally obedience exercises.

One to one training sessions & behaviour counselling looking at specific training issues and problem behaviours in dogs. Behaviour cousultations require a veterinary referral & will be followed by a full report & continued telepone/email support.

Wagtails Canine Services is located on an 8 acre small holding on the outskirts of Beverley, about 8 miles from Hull, Esst Yorkshire.

Jane Ardern
Britannia Mill, Samuel Street , Bury, Lancashire, BL9 6AW, United Kingdom
Telephone: 0161 762 0174, 07817 771585
Map: 1: Click Here to Find Us

Behaviour Consultations, Rehabilitation Training, Puppy Socialisation Classes, Pet Dog Training Classes Kennel Club Good Citizen Scheme, Agility and Flyball, One to one Obedience Training, Dog Walking

4000sq ft K9 Fun Activity Centre for Pet Dogs in Bury Town Centre

Jane Taylor
7 George Street, Carleton, SKIPTON, North Yorkshire, BD23 3HQ, United Kingdom
Telephone: 01756 791110, 07761404394

Taylor Made Training was established in 2000 and offers pet dog training classes in the Skipton area. I also offer home visits for assistance with behaviour problems, puppy pre-vaccination visits or help with a specific issue such as recall.

Classes are fun, informal and enjoyable for both ends of the lead! Methods are kind, fair and effective resulting in a successful and rewarding relationship with your dog.

In addition to general classes I also offer various workshops including Scent and 'Runners and Pullers'.

In addition to the COAPE Diploma I hold a City & Guilds Adult teaching diploma and I am a member of the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (No 652)

Belinda Melvin
York, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom
Telephone: 01904 706882, 0791 358 1967
Map: 1: Click Here to Find Us

As well as holding a COAPE Diploma in Companion Animal Behaviour and Training, I have a BSc in Applied Animal Behaviour and Training and run my own business - 4 Positive Paws.

4 Positive Paws provides group training classes for puppies and dogs using rewards based positive reinforcement methods, as well as an introduction to clicker training, and some fun activities, all of which aim to keep your dog focussed on you.

We can offer advice on choosing a puppy or dog and 1-2-1 training and advice in your own home.

1-2-1 behavioural consultations are available following a referral from your vet.

We also run fun agility sessions for all sorts of dogs.

Janet Westby
7 Bolland Buildings, Bradford, West Yorkshire, BD12 0LX, United Kingdom
Telephone: 01274675697,
Map: 1: Click Here to Find Us

I've been involved in pet dog training and helping clients with problem behaviour for over 20 years and since 1999 this has been my full time occupation in the form of Best Friends Pet Dog Training and Behaviour Services

As well as the COAPE diploma I have a Certificate for Teachers and Trainers of Adults and am a founder member of and assessor for the Association of Pet Dog Trainers (APDT).

I run small, group training classes in Bradford and Ilkley and also visit clients at home for 1-1 training and behaviour consultations.

Clicker training is my method of choice for all training and my classes include life skills for all ages, fun agility, 'trick' training and the Kennel Club Good Citizen Scheme.

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