So proud of FTCH Hawksrigg Balgaire of Meonvalley.

Delighted to announce that Finlay aka FTCH Hawksrigg Balgaire of Meonvalley has been selected to run with me for the England team 2019.

What an astounding dog, from winning a Novice test at 11 months to representing England and only just 4 year.s



Water Workshops

Smiles Dog Training is excited to announce the first two workshops at the new Water training ground.

March 26th & April 30th.

Both workshops will start 10am – finishing around 3pm. Bring your own lunch, hard standing parking available.

Numbers will be limited so please contact me as soon as possible to ensure your place.


Working Test Workshops

Forthcoming workshops  – March 13th and April 10th.

long coated brown dog on body of water
Photo by Shane Aldendorff on

Prepare for your working test season with a days training. Covering all aspects of what will be required at a working test, the skills that you will be asked to demonstrate and what the judges are looking for. Perfecting those skills and finishing with a mini test to test you and your dog.

Places will be limited, start 10am finish approx 3pm, bring your own lunch.

Wonderful Waldo

This is the wonderful Waldo who came to me as a puppy and young dog with his walker. Waldo has now been placed with his disabled owner having passed with flying colours all that is required of these marvellous care dogs. I am proud to have been part of his development to the hero that he has become.