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Marian Finucane - RTE,
Pat Kenny - Newstalk, 4FM,
Today FM, KCLR96FM and TV3

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Dog Training Classes

Dublin, Kilkenny and in between

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Home Boarding

For small and medium dogs

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Dog Training & Behaviour Classes  Bagenalstown Carlow &  Callan  Kilkenny. Higher learning for you and your dog. Owner trainer & handler of the of the Irish Kennel Club Top working trials dog of the year 2014,2015 &2016. Working Trials Champion Sassy.SDC11118

Champion trainer Samantha Rawson  is a Certified Canine Behaviour and training consultant. Her mission is to facilitate a mutually respectful relationship between dogs and their owners based on good clear communication, TRUST and the art of compromise.

She is a member of the Kennel club KCAI scheme for dog training instructors. An Irish Kennel club approved obediance and working trials judge.

Samantha has adopted several dogs over the years, and currently shares her home with five dogs and five hens! She has  trained two rescue dogs to Irish working trials champions. Battersea's Best to Pele aka Pele from Battersea dogs home London and Ryan's Daughter aka Sassy  who was a pup destined for Ennis dog pound. Sassy has been awarded the IKC top working trials dog of the years  2014  2015 and 2016 respectively.

 

Samantha set up her business SAMANTHA'S PET CARE SERVICES IN 1993. She was the first dog trainer in the Republic of Ireland to become a  member of the British Association of professional dog trainers. In 2004 she was awarded her qualification from the university of Southampton.   Since then she has focused on dog training and behaviour services.

With twenty four years of professional experience Samantha has the knowledge and the skills to deal with almost any problem from house-training puppies to more complex behaviour problems of aggression and fear based issues. Samantha has worked with  all sorts of dog breeds and sizes and ages, all with different personalities from the shy nervous dogs to the over confident ones who present unique challenges. Samantha has a genuine interest in people and their dogs as she believe every relationship between a dog and it's owner is unique. Her success and is based on her  respect for the dog and the owner and her believe in honesty at all times.   Samantha can empathise with every situation and has lots of practical advice. ' Samantha says it as she sees it '  She can be contacted on 0872389260.

Canine Communication with John Rogerson

Learn to effectively communicate with dogs. Understand dog behaviour, breed specifics and play. Creative dog training, handling skills and scent work.

This course is for dog enthusiasts and canine professionals.

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