Train with Four Happy Paws

Trained in the latest science-based methods

I am a professional Dog Trainer with a very simple philosophy. I believe that training the animals of South Canterbury should be fun, innovative, and growl-free. All animals involved in the process experience the benefits, including the humans involved! Put your best paw forward and let’s get started today.

a happy girl is sitting outside in the grass, shaking hands with her German Shepherd dog,
Small Terrier
Dogs on a Bench
Walking the Dog
Dogs with Dog Walker
Dog Walker at the Park
Dog Walker

About Your Next Favourite Dog Trainer

Leash-Free and Fun for All

Passionate. Patient. Persistent. Pet-lover. These are just a few of the characteristics that describe me. I know each animal is different, and I’ll work with yours to give them the specific guidance they need. Whether you’re thinking about getting an animal, have a new pet, or already own a pet with training problems, I am here to help.

Walking with Dogs

“Nothing great was ever achieved without enthusiasm”

Ralph Waldo Emerson

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“Thank you so much for your time and energy! Your input on Sadie's little "sniffari" adventures has really made me feel better about letting her explore out and about. Beforehand I would have thought something like that wouldn't be enough and I'd need to do more. Thanks for relieving me of that concern"

Tony of Timaru & Sadie - Pomeranian (aged 13 with a heart condition)