Approved Kids Around Dogs

We are now a Approved Kids Around Dogs Trainer.

I am now able to help children from the age of 4yrs who are scared of dogs

About Us

About me

About me now what can I say.

I have always liked animals, from a young age we had fish, then we have a wonderful Yellow Lab called Pepper who lived to the grand age of 13yrs.

I waited a long time to get my very first dog due to my husband being in the British Forces and living aboard. 

While I lived aboard I had a 2 cats Harriet & Jack as well as looking after them I also help to care for friends pets while they returned to the Uk to visi... Learn more

Canine Concept Training

We are a Games based training which is all about about having fun while training. We never punish dogs when displaying unwanted behaviour, instead reward our dogs for making the right choises.
At Canine Concept Training we help turn dog owners struggles and turning them into strengths by playing concept games which help to build confidence and optimism.
Book a Free 15 min Disovery call and find out how I can help you with one of my programm... Learn more


Animal Care Diploma - Graded with Distinction

Animal Psychology Diploma - Graded with Distinction

Pet First Aid Course

Dog Grooming & Dog Training - Certification of Completion

Canine Behaviour Training Diploma

Pro Dog Trainer - Certificate of Achievement

Pro Dog Trainer GEEK - Certificate of Achievement

Scentwork Uk Instructor

Dog Training College Canine Body Language Instructor

Dog Training College Canine Reactivity Specialist 


Kelly Marie
Shirley looked after our cat Fifi while we was away,came home to a happy cat and little diary with update of how she was on every visit.
Alice Kingdom
Shirley recently looked after our cat for us. Having previously used boarding for other cats, we felt it would be much less stressful to have our new cat looked after in our own home. Shirley ...
William Grist
Shirley is fantastic, nothing is ever too much trouble for her. This week with the arrival of our baby she was able to walk our dogs at really short notice, they also love it when they see her. ...

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4 Reviews

Becky Gwynne

01 July 2021

01 July


I took my 5 month old Alaskan Malamute to Shirley for some training and it was the best thing I’ve done! He’s learnt loads and I’ve noticed a significant differ...
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Fran Crush

21 June 2021

21 June


We have had the pleasure of using Shirley’s service for the past 5 years and we couldn’t be more satisfied with the level of professionalism, reliability and lo...
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